[sf-lug] Are there really such frequent updates to Firefox?

Bobbie Sellers bliss-sf4ever at dslextreme.com
Wed Mar 16 11:04:36 PDT 2011

On 03/16/2011 10:49 AM, Rick Moen wrote:
> Quoting Bobbie Sellers (bliss-sf4ever at dslextreme.com):
>> People who are interested ask me why I run Mandriva Powerpack.  In the
>> USA the recording part of the entertainment industry insists on
>> various protections on the DVDs such as Region codes and other items.
>> They have licensed MS to provide these and maybe Apple as well.  By
>> getting the Powerpack and paying for it I get the license from a
>> company called Fluendo so that I can play entertainment DVDs on my
>> computer.
> Getting libdvdcss is not at all difficult on _any_ Linux or BSD
> distribution.  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Libdvdcss#Distribution
     I tried that early on in my Linux use
but had problems that convinced me to
leave that to the more knowledgeable.


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