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Old 01-13-2009, 11:19 PM   #1
sumeet inani
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want to play avi file in open suse 10.3 on system not connected to internet


I am using open suse 10.3.When I play .avi file with totem player based on gstreamer it wants to connect to internet to get required plugin but unfortunately my computer has no internet connection.Can somebody tell me what should I download from internet in nearest cybercafe & install offline.
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(1)I know that mplayer can play all file types but I want to play my media files on totem.
(2)fluendo decoder to play mp3 files is available free.is there any more decoder available free.
 
Old 01-14-2009, 03:52 PM   #2
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extract this http://www.mplayerhq.hu/MPlayer/rele...071007.tar.bz2 to your suse machine somehow.

xine-ui looks for them in /usr/lib/codecs . look in totems settings to find out where it looks for codecs.
 
Old 01-14-2009, 04:41 PM   #3
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sumeet inani,

If you want to install totem and the codecs that will make an avi file play in it I would recommend taking your cable wire and going to a Cyber Cafe. Note that Yast will install all the dependencies as well. (Of course you can go your install through a terminal and it will tell you what is lacking, but you might make several trips to get the packages needed.)
Check out http://www.softwareinreview.com/linu...suse_10.3.html to make sure you have all the repositories that you need prior to doing the install through Yast.

I hope this helps.
 
  


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