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Old 12-07-2003, 12:03 AM   #1
jlacroix
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"Failed to create mad element; check your installation


That's the error message I get when I try to play an MP3 in Rhytmbox. This is proving to be very annoying, I've been trying all day to figure this out, I installed all the gstreamer stuff and all the mp3 plugins, but it won't work!

Any ideas? Please?
 
Old 12-07-2003, 09:11 PM   #2
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I get this same exact error. I have been searching the web off and on for a couple of days and have yet to find a solution. That's a shame, rhythmbox looks neat.

Edit: I saw this:
http://www.underbit.com/products/mad/

Last edited by lionsnob; 12-07-2003 at 09:34 PM.
 
Old 12-08-2003, 12:06 AM   #3
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You need the mad plugin for GStreamer at the very least. It is available by itself here.

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