Xine is one of the hottest choices amid the Linux DVD buffs, but it requires several plug-ins and it is prone to crashing too often.
However, after you successfully set up all the plug-ins, you’ll enjoy its interactive menus and you can just hit ESC button to return to them, though a little jerky at times too.
In terms of full-screen mode operation, it is far superior to Ogle as you may select various angles, subtitles, languages and plethora of options when you right click it under full screen mode.
In terms of sound playback, it is simply one of the best in business, and same applies to synchronization with the video too.
The sad part of the story is that Xine can’t easily play encrypted DVDs, though there are various plug-ins that can help in this regard.
Therefore, if you’ve got the time to research these plugins and fiddle with them, Xine can definitely enter the realms of commercially DVD players.
Following front-ends are available for Xine
• the console and few more.