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Old 03-24-2004, 10:35 PM   #1
archlyric
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Fedora Core, not installing mpeg codecs


it seems its not installing the proper codecs so i can watch videos and listen to mp3s, ive tried to uninstall xmms with out sucess, it says this when i do

Code:
[root@localhost dosbox-0.60]# rpm -e xmms
error: Failed dependencies:
        libxmms.so.1 is needed by (installed) kdeaddons-3.1.4-2
[root@localhost dosbox-0.60]#
any suggestions, ive even tried compiling without succcess
 
Old 03-24-2004, 10:41 PM   #2
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I use xine or mplayer for videos.

Get your mp3 support here

# Red Hat links
Red Hat Linux Manuals
Get your mp3 support here
Maximum RPM
rpmfind
Easier software management: apt4rpm - Red Carpet
Red Hat 8.0 Tips & Tricks

# Red Hat 7.3 down configuration commands
setup leads to several configuration tools

# Red Hat 7.3 up configuration commands
Configure soundcard:
redhat-config-soundcard
Configure X server:
redhat-config-xfree86
Configure network:
redhat-config-network
Manage software:
redhat-config-packages
Red Hat Linux 8.0 Package Management Tool
Red Hat 9.0 Package Management Tool
Manage users
redhat-config-users

# Handling NTFS
New Technology FileSystem (NTFS) HOWTOs
Linux NTFS project

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Old 03-25-2004, 02:08 PM   #3
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big thanks man, i just upgraded xmms to fix the codec problem, i wonder why there were licensing problems with mp3s
 
Old 03-25-2004, 03:26 PM   #4
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The mp3 codec isn't open source.
 
  


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