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Old 02-26-2008, 06:12 PM   #1
FlushingSkt
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MP3s and other music stuffs


FEDORA CORE 5

ok i have a buch of .wma files on my computer from when i was running Windows XP, but i cant play any of them i was using the Microsoft Zune software to do the whole music thing but i cant install that software anymore i already have "wine" on my computer but i would like to know if thers a way to run the Zune stuff again if not how can i make my .wma files work
 
Old 02-26-2008, 06:52 PM   #2
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there have been some accounts of the zune software working with wine, but it is unstable and only supports 1.1 usb transfer. for the wma files:

add the livna repository

Code:
rpm -ivh http://rpm.livna.org/livna-release-5.rpm
then install gstreamer libraries

Code:
yum install gstreamer-plugins-bad gstreamer-plugins-ugly
 
Old 02-26-2008, 06:56 PM   #3
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I use mplayer to play wma files.

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Old 02-26-2008, 08:50 PM   #4
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thanks

hah thanks guys i managed to get the mplayer to work but with the gstreamer i couldnt figure out how to get the music to play in it i couldnt even find it actualy but they both installed good lol ill keep messin with it for a while but now i get to listin to my tunes again! lol thanks!
 
  


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