[mythtv-users] Anyone else having problems ripping new movies?
james at thearmstrongs.org
Tue Mar 8 13:25:19 UTC 2005
Ivor Hewitt wrote:
> Peter Valdemar Morch wrote:
>> john roberts homepagez-at-lycos.com |Lists| wrote:
>>> I'm surprised I haven't seen this posted yet - but from google-ing
>>> around I found there is a new encryption method being used on some of
>>> the latest movies. This seems to prevent libdvdcss (1.2.8) from
>>> Just thought you might want to know why "MythDVD/Rip" doesn't work on
>>> some of the latest movies.
>> But, uhm, if libdvdcss fails, doesn't that affect playback as well as
>> ripping? If not, how so?
>> Do you have a link or two to the story? What did you search for?
> Is this just the new Macrovision RipGuard protection you are talking
> about? Link: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2005/02/15/macrovision_ripguard/
> This is not a "new encryption" system. They would not be able to change
> encryption algorithms otherwise all existing players would stop working.
There is a new Sony encryption. It started around The Forgotten movie
release, I think there was one movie right before that. It has been
cracked on the Windows platform already. Don't know anything about
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