RE: [PUBLIB] DVD's and CD's

Mike Tribby (
Mon, 23 Dec 2002 12:18:28 -0800 (PST)

>Probably 10-20% of the DVDs I rent from Blockbuster either won't boot or
have significant instances of "skipping".
>Unbelievable that the industry allowed this to happen. Were they trying to
beef up the market for replacement purchases.

Yes they were. It's also no accident that you can't fast-forward past the
promotional junk and coming "attractions" at the beginning of DVDs.

Mike Tribby
Senior Cataloger
Quality Books Inc.
The Best of America's Independent Presses