Speaking of help...

dms dmschanoes at earthlink.net
Sun Aug 24 21:14:17 MDT 2003


Thank you, will give it a whirl.  Did you ever see the movie?  Remarkable
film.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jose G. Perez" <jgperez at netzero.net>
To: <marxism at lists.panix.com>
Sent: Sunday, August 24, 2003 4:59 PM
Subject: RE: Speaking of help...


> DMS says: Thanks-- PAL format and DVD 2 so that won't work.
>
> Actually, why don't you do a search for region hack and the make and
> model of your DVD player. Many can be hacked to be made region and
> macromedia free by entering a key combination on the remote control,
> typically.
>
> The cheap ones especially, because they use computer DVD drives which
> are cheaper and are essentially very primitive DOS-type boxes customized
> to a specific application with hardware audio and video decompression
> circuits. Most can be set up to output PAL or NTSC independent of the
> region, I believe -- look in the documentation.
>
> The reason for this is that of course DVD manufacturers don't want to
> have several different products + permutations, it drives up costs, so
> crippling the player is usually done with different settings to one
> basic player, and these can be overridden.
>
> If your DVD drive is in the computer, I believe MOST players for windoze
> just use a registry key for the region thing. Linux boxes don't have
> this limitation, I think the DVD player programs for Linux are free
> software (free in many senses of the word, including free of regional
> nonsense).
>
> José
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-marxism at lists.panix.com
> [mailto:owner-marxism at lists.panix.com] On Behalf Of dms
> Sent: Sunday, August 24, 2003 3:12 PM
> To: marxism at lists.panix.com
> Subject: Re: Speaking of help...
>
>
> Thanks-- PAL format and DVD 2 so that won't work.
>
> But at least it's available in the UK now.
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Les Schaffer" <schaffer at optonline.net>
> To: <marxism at lists.panix.com>
> Sent: Sunday, August 24, 2003 9:05 AM
> Subject: Speaking of help...
>
>
> > from UK (make sure you can view it in US):
> >
> >
> http://www.blackstar.co.uk/video/search-title?title=For+Queen+and+Countr
> y
> >
> > les
> >
> >
> >
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