LinuxQuestions.org
Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 02-03-2004, 03:35 PM   #1
magicked
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Posts: 20

Rep: Reputation: 0
xmms will not open


so suddenly, when i open the shell and type xmms, it won't open anymore. i tried going to where the binary file is located and double-clicking as well, and that did nothing. it used to open, and i have no idea what is going on.

i just install the emu10k1 sound drivers, and i think after that it won't work, but i can't be certain either, because i was fooling around with a lot of stuff at the time.

thanks in advance.
 
Old 02-03-2004, 03:41 PM   #2
Khabi
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: Arizona
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 142

Rep: Reputation: 15
may sound like a cop-out, but did you try reinstalling xmms?
 
Old 02-03-2004, 03:46 PM   #3
magicked
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Posts: 20

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
if that means i did rpm -Uvh xmms-1.2.8-1.i386.rpm again then yes.
 
Old 02-03-2004, 04:14 PM   #4
magicked
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Posts: 20

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
hmmm... i uninstalled all the xmms packages i had tried to install, and now it opens again. oh well
 
  


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
xmms cannot open audio mustangfanatic01 Slackware 4 11-24-2005 09:13 AM
XMMS Open Dialog.... change it? kule Linux - Software 6 02-26-2005 05:52 PM
open mp3 files always with xmms..how? nikoz Linux - General 6 03-31-2004 04:10 PM
Xmms: Couldn't Open Audio kegwell Linux - Software 4 02-20-2004 11:16 PM
xmms open location vexer Linux - Software 1 06-14-2003 10:44 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:47 AM.

Main Menu
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