VLC libdvdcss2 error: cannot get crack css key

Bug #162485 reported by Roger Robertson Jr. on 2007-11-13
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vlc (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: vlc

I am using Ubuntu Gutsy 64 bit on a Macbook. When I open VLC to play a dvd, it crashes. Opening VLC from terminal gives me the following errors:

VLC media player 0.8.6c Janus
libdvdnav: Using dvdnav version 0.1.10 from http://dvd.sf.net
libdvdread: Using libdvdcss version 1.2.9 for DVD access
libdvdnav: DVD Title: HOUSE
libdvdnav: DVD Serial Number: 32d503cd
libdvdnav: DVD Title (Alternative): S1_D1SA_R0
libdvdnav: Unable to find map file '/home/roger/.dvdnav/HOUSE.map'
libdvdnav: DVD disk reports itself with Region mask 0x00fe0000. Regions: 1

libdvdread: Attempting to retrieve all CSS keys
libdvdread: This can take a _long_ time, please be patient

libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VIDEO_TS.VOB at 0x00000134
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_01_0.VOB at 0x0000a32d
libdvdread: Error cracking CSS key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_01_0.VOB (0x0000a32d)
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_01_1.VOB at 0x0000a6e2
libdvdread: Error cracking CSS key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_01_1.VOB (0x0000a6e2)!!
libdvdread: Elapsed time 4
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_02_0.VOB at 0x00371e7b
libdvdread: Error cracking CSS key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_02_0.VOB (0x00371e7b)
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_02_1.VOB at 0x00371e7f
libdvdread: Error cracking CSS key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_02_1.VOB (0x00371e7f)!!
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_03_0.VOB at 0x0037c37d
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_03_1.VOB at 0x0037c381
libdvdread: Error cracking CSS key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_03_1.VOB (0x0037c381)!!
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_04_0.VOB at 0x0037e580
libdvdread: Error cracking CSS key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_04_0.VOB (0x0037e580)
libdvdread: Elapsed time 1
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_04_1.VOB at 0x0037e584
libdvdread: Error cracking CSS key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_04_1.VOB (0x0037e584)!!
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Found 4 VTS's
libdvdread: Elapsed time 5
libdvdnav: ifoRead_TITLE_VOBU_ADMAP vtsi failed - CRASHING
vlc: vm.c:218: ifoOpenNewVTSI: Assertion `0' failed.
Aborted (core dumped)

arun_gopalan (gopalan-arun) wrote :

I am also facing the same problem with exactly the same error. Any solutions?

Arun

The only way I could fix it was by setting the region on my dvd drive.

On Dec 30, 2007 8:31 PM, arun_gopalan <email address hidden> wrote:

> I am also facing the same problem with exactly the same error. Any
> solutions?
>
> Arun
>
> --
> VLC libdvdcss2 error: cannot get crack css key
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/162485
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Mario Limonciello (superm1) wrote :

Since this was an issue of setting the region, i'm going to close this bug.

Changed in vlc:
status: New → Won't Fix
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