[Gllug] DVB-T on Debian

Chris Bell chrisbell at overview.demon.co.uk
Thu Jun 12 20:07:48 UTC 2008

On Thursday 12 June 2008 10:59, David L Neil Mailing list a/c wrote:

> I have an LG drive (DVD +/-R +/-RW -RAM...) that is also used to play
> DVD movies through Kaffeine (or MPlayer or Gxine). In borrowing library
> disks the machine has to cope with all sorts of abused media. As such
> some disks are found to be totally unplayable, but many others are
> 'marginal'. The LG drive/software drops out or 'jams up' when the
> dedicated DVD movie player seems able to carry on - perhaps with a short
> period pixel-blocked or with color errors.
> Is it a such a good idea to swap out your DVD player?
> Is mine common experience, or does it perhaps say more about the
> drive/software/PC/config abilities...?
> Regards,
> =dn
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