LinuxQuestions.org
Go Job Hunting at the LQ Job Marketplace
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware
User Name
Password
Linux - Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues.
Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?

Notices



Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 02-05-2004, 11:18 PM   #1
nny0000
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Distribution: Slackware, Ubuntu
Posts: 158

Rep: Reputation: 30
Compatiable portable linux MP3/OGG players


Does anyone know of any MP3 players (like nomad jukebox) that are easy to set up in Linux? Better yet are there any that are OFFICIALLY supported for Linux?

I need one with at minimum a 10GB hard drive in it.
 
Old 02-05-2004, 11:28 PM   #2
superbondbond
Member
 
Registered: Nov 2002
Posts: 668

Rep: Reputation: 30
there's one made by iriver, that supports OGG.

http://www.iriveramerica.com/estore/ihp-140.htm

looking at the price though..... Ouch!
 
Old 02-06-2004, 03:35 AM   #3
psyche_4ever
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jan 2004
Location: KIGALI-RWANDA
Distribution: Redhat Linux 9
Posts: 16

Rep: Reputation: 0
mp3 player for redhat linux

Hello buddies,

just go to this url: http://www.mpg123.de

and download the mpg123.0-59r.tar.gz file

it is a command line app and very very powerful.

Instructions compiling and installations:

as root type on the command line;
tar -xzvf mpg123.0-59r.tar.gz (to unzip the mpg123 file [remember to
specify the correct
path where you
downloaded your
mpg123 file])
now cd in the unzipped directory of mpg123.0-59r by typing:
cd mpg123.0-59r

now in this file there's no ./configure utility and you do not need it so skip that and make your file by typing:
make linux (if you are using redhat linux and if not type "make --help" to
see if your distro is supported)

now after "make" is complete type:
make install to install mpg123. and if everything is successful. Type mpg123 [ret] and see the usage or help for using mpg123.

To play mp3 you should first cd into the directory where your mp3's are located and type mpg123 *.mp3 (to play all the mp3's or just specify the mp3 name to play it alone.

Have your luck buddie.
 
Old 02-06-2004, 09:22 AM   #4
ranger_nemo
Senior Member
 
Registered: Feb 2003
Location: N'rn WI -- USA
Distribution: Kubuntu 8.04, ClarkConnect 4
Posts: 1,142

Rep: Reputation: 47
I bought a Rio Karma just before Christmas. Linux support is through a browser / Java applet, so it's not the greatest in the world, but it works.
 
Old 02-09-2004, 06:51 PM   #5
Thymox
Senior Member
 
Registered: Apr 2001
Location: Cornwall, England.
Distribution: Debian + Ubuntu
Posts: 4,345

Rep: Reputation: 57
I have a Dioneer DCP 100. It is a CD based MP3 player but it's fantastic! Never mind the 10Gb thing... how many CDRs have you got? Supports 480second anti-shock when in MP3 mode and something like 90seconds in CD mode. Linux support? Just burn a standard ISO9660 (+Joliet extension) disc and you're away.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How does everyone use portable mp3 players with Linux? glenn69 Linux - General 4 07-09-2005 11:41 PM
mp3 players with linux (as in the portable handheld device type) poiuytrewq Linux - General 1 12-12-2004 09:00 AM
portable MP3 players mandika Linux - Software 8 01-07-2004 03:13 PM
mp3 portable players mohapi Linux - Hardware 5 12-01-2003 11:01 AM
Portable MP3 Players oulevon General 2 06-02-2002 10:51 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:28 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration