Question about libdvdcss

Jean-Paul Saman jpsaman at
Thu Oct 4 21:25:40 CEST 2001

Stéphane Borel wrote:
> I've added a new feature to libdvdcss that allows it to decrypt the disk
> key on start without any player keys (Frank Stevenson algorithm); this
> takes about 15 s and 64Mo of memory but afterwards, every title key is
> just plain text. Therefore, we can check at each cell change that we
> have the relevant title key with no overhead.
> I'd like to have people's advice on whether to give the choice of the
> decryption system at build time, or at runtime with an option in the vlc
> for instance.
> --
> Stef
At run-time would be nice.

Jean-Paul Saman

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