GNU/Linux Desktop Survival Guide
by Graham Williams
In this chapter we review applications for viewing and backing up DVDs, as well as viewing video in general. For video manipulation see Chapter 101.
A fresh install of Debian is most likely to find your DVD drives without the need for you to do anything. If not, then the information in Section 13.1 might be useful. For information on CDs, including audio and data reading and writing, see Chapter 13.