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Old 03-28-2008, 12:35 PM   #1
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Smile playing media on rhel4


i m having rhel 4 on my pc i want to play media files (mp3,mp4) video files can anyone help me out how can i start it from scratch
 
Old 03-28-2008, 04:51 PM   #2
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you have to install vlc/mplayer/xine/xmms/amarok with codecs ( patents problems). hence, rhel does not have all these.

http://openbysource.blogspot.com/200...x-distros.html


It is best for you to install the latest release of Fedora (very similar to RHEL)


I would recommend you to install ubuntu. If you have trouble downloading ubuntu _will_ send CDs for free. No postage. 100% free.

http://www.ubuntu.com/getubuntu/shipit-faq
 
  


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