Of course this is a possibility, but why do we have our forums?
What if he has little kids that damage the discs, so he wants to keep the originals some place safe and the kids to play them from backups?
Honestly, your advice doesn't add much and I would, therefore, appreciate that you refrain from replies like this. I know you mean well, but it may come accross a bit harsh to people who are new here.
Thanks for your understanding.