2013/3/30 Sean Collins <smc.collins@xxxxxxxxxxx>: > Pete Goodeve wrote: >> >> t any joy out of mplayer at all! If I try your above suggestion, >> it prints out a lot of info (which I'm afraid I didn't bother to grab), >> and then >> stops. I haven't found the magic words to get it to play the DVD itself: >> if I enter "mplayer <dragged DVD icon>" it KDLs! (page fault) I tried >> prepending "dvd://" to various device paths and things, but it never found >> anything. >> > > Pete, you have a reproduce able KDL ? thats interesting, I don't think > applications should be able to crash the Kernel In anyway to test mplayer with a video DVD we should play to VOB file, not the DVD drive iteslf. -- Giovanni.