Apparently it’s no problem. It’s no problem not because Microsoft has finally pulled their giant collective head out of their minuscule collective ass; it’s no problem because it represented a challenge worthy of hacking in the open-source community.
You may already be running WiNE on your system. That’s fine but you’ll need to swap it out for this specially modified version from a guy named Erich Hoover. He has also built a set of packages for each of those services.
You can find the full instructions over at OMGUbuntu:
[How To] Watch LOVEFiLM, Redbox Instant or Netflix on Ubuntu
Love to hear your success stories or interesting related hacks.
Go get ’em, tigers.
2 thoughts on “You Want Netflix, LOVEFiLM, or Redbox on Ubuntu?”
Sadly this has already stopped working, for Lovefilm at least.
Looks like they may have changed their DRM configuration. Thanks for posting this report.