[techtalk] DVD-ROM on Linux?

Jenn V. jenn at simegen.com
Tue Dec 14 17:25:31 EST 1999

Emily Cartier wrote:
> DVD video support is in the 2.3 kernels. See http://www.linux.org.uk/diary/
> or http://roadrunner.swansea.linux.org.uk/~hobbit/diary.html for first
> hand details <waves at Telsa>. If you want stable support, wait for the
> 2.4 kernels. Since I am a broke college student, the whole point is moot
> for me...

Yes, I was about to comment on that. The diary entries about DVD sound
or video but not both at one point....
> Emily, whose idea of a big upgrade is actually having a modem that works

I remember that!
Dancer and I were helping with a non-profit community ISP at one 
point, and we used to use a modem that was no longer reliable in 
the modem bank but if you just power cycled it when it froze it 
was ok.....

Jenn V.
  "We're repairing the coolant loop of a nuclear fusion reactor. 
   This is women's work!"
		Helix, Freefall. http://www.purrsia.com/freefall/

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