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Old 01-09-2005, 01:50 PM   #1
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Legal Music On Linux


Is there anyway to obatain a format of legal music that will play on linux. I mean mainstream music.

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Old 01-09-2005, 02:08 PM   #2
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Well, mp3 is the most widespread format that you're likely to find legal, mainstream downloads for. There are several mp3 players for Linux, such as XMMS.
 
Old 01-10-2005, 11:19 AM   #3
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Mp3 would be fine does anyone know of a Legal MP3 download site available to the UK?

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Old 01-11-2005, 11:41 AM   #4
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Itunes? Or maybe mp3.com?
 
Old 01-11-2005, 06:22 PM   #5
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not until DRM goes open source...
 
  


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