[MPlayer-users] dvd image playing problem

Giacomo Comes comes at naic.edu
Thu May 26 20:04:12 CEST 2005

On Thu, May 26, 2005 at 07:58:44PM +0200, Sipos Ferenc wrote:
> Hi!
> I can play encrypted dvds and images, but I got one, which I'm unable to
> play, some decss problem. The log:
> MPlayer dev-CVS-050525-22:44-3.3.6 (C) 2000-2005 MPlayer Team
> CPU: Advanced Micro Devices Athlon 4 /Athlon MP/XP Palomino (Family: 6,
> Stepping: 2)
> Detected cache-line size is 64 bytes
> CPUflags:  MMX: 1 MMX2: 1 3DNow: 1 3DNow2: 1 SSE: 1 SSE2: 0
> Compiled for x86 CPU with extensions: MMX MMX2 3DNow 3DNowEx SSE
> CommandLine: '-v' 'dvd://1' '-dvd-device'
> '/home/sferi/veszhelyzet01.iso'
> init_freetype
> get_path('font/font.desc') -> '/home/sferi/.mplayer/font/font.desc'
> font: can't open file: /home/sferi/.mplayer/font/font.desc
> font: can't open file: /usr/local/share/mplayer/font/font.desc
> Using MMX (with tiny bit MMX2) Optimized OnScreenDisplay
> Using Linux hardware RTC timing (1024Hz).
> get_path('input.conf') -> '/home/sferi/.mplayer/input.conf'
> Parsing input config file /home/sferi/.mplayer/input.conf
> Input config file /home/sferi/.mplayer/input.conf parsed: 52 binds
> get_path('menu.conf') -> '/home/sferi/.mplayer/menu.conf'
> Menu inited: /home/sferi/.mplayer/menu.conf
> get_path('1.conf') -> '/home/sferi/.mplayer/1.conf'
> Playing dvd://1.
> URL: dvd://1
> get_path('DVDKeys') -> '/home/sferi/.mplayer/DVDKeys'
> Reading disc structure, please wait...
> libdvdread: Can't open file VIDEO_TS.IFO.
> Can't open VMG info!
> File not found: '1'
> Failed to open dvd://1
> vo: x11 uninit called but X11 not inited..
> Exiting... (End of file)
> I can mount the image as a normal iso, and it has a VIDEO_TS.IFO, I
> burned the image, but it produces the same problem. Any ideas how can I
> play this image under linux?

The image is badly authored. 
Probably same programs exist that you can use to fix it,
but I don't think they are available for linux (if they exist I would like to know).
You could probably watch the movie playing directly the vob files (assuming
that the files in the iso image are unencrypted).


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