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Old 11-23-2007, 12:27 PM   #1
swetha
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Could not able to play songs in My System


Hi,
I am new to Red Hat Linux. I have installed Linux in my PC. I have dual OS in my system. (Other is XP). I have mounted a drive to linux which contains songs (in mp3 format). But when i try to play using XMMS the sound is not generated. But i am sure that sound card is installed properly because i heard the test sound after installation of linux. Can any one help me on this please.?

And I also want to know the syntax for auto mount command.

Thanks in Advance
Swetha
 
Old 11-23-2007, 01:48 PM   #2
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If you can play sounds on your system, I would suspect your problem is in XMMS configuration. Open XMMS, right click on xmms, and find the preferences. On the audio plugin tab make sure the output plugin is set according to the sound system you have installed. Most newer distros install ALSA. It could also be OSS ( Open sound system ), or even jack driver. This has to match your system, or you will get silence.

Also make sure you have the Mpeg 1/2/3 player input plugin installed for mp3 files.

Check what you have and post back if you have problems.
 
Old 11-23-2007, 01:52 PM   #3
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do you have codecs installed?
 
Old 11-26-2007, 11:58 AM   #4
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Thanks a lot friends.
i have two ordinary jack speakers. I have tried with all the preferences of XMMS software. but none worked out.

i have not installed codecs in my computer. my system config is P4 intel 845GVSR motherboard.

Please Help me..

Thanks for once again..
Swetha.
 
Old 11-26-2007, 07:20 PM   #5
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you need to install codecs before you can play anything except ogg files
 
Old 11-27-2007, 01:26 AM   #6
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syntax for auto mount fat32 command:
first mkdir in /mnt , added code like blow in /etc/fstabg
/dev/sda6 /mnt/e vfat defaults,codepage=936,iocharset=cp936 0 0
you can find your partition message with "fdisk -l"
 
  


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