LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 02-07-2004, 03:34 PM   #1
Vid
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2004
Distribution: Debian, FedoraC1, Slack 9.1, MDK 9.2/10.0
Posts: 55

Rep: Reputation: 15
.MOV audio codecs?!?


trying to play a .mov media file with totem movie player on mandrake 9.2.. i dont have the audio codecs for it im assuming as i have video and no sound. anyone know where to get the right codecs and/or an easy way to install them?? tnx..
 
Old 02-11-2004, 07:09 PM   #2
wisdom
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2004
Distribution: Fedora 9
Posts: 226

Rep: Reputation: 31
you need to download and install xine which you can get from here

http://xinehq.de/index.php/releases

you need to also install the .mov plugin which normally comes with xine or any other player depending on your distro of linux it might have it on the cd look around on the same site .. a really good player to use is gxine which will play streeming .mov amog others
 
Old 02-11-2004, 09:16 PM   #3
Nis
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: Virginia
Distribution: Ubuntu Hoary (5.04)
Posts: 550

Rep: Reputation: 31
You need the QuickTime codecs. The default open source one can't handle the latest QuickTime videos. You can get these codecs and more here. Just extract everything into either /usr/lib/win32 or $HOME/.gnome2/totem-addons/.
 
Old 02-11-2004, 11:36 PM   #4
Vid
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2004
Distribution: Debian, FedoraC1, Slack 9.1, MDK 9.2/10.0
Posts: 55

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
Anyone happen to know how to start Xine from the terminal on a MDK9.2 box?

Last edited by Vid; 02-12-2004 at 01:50 AM.
 
  


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
video and audio codecs salahuddin_66 Linux - General 0 08-13-2004 01:37 AM
Trouble getting .avi .mov .mov files to run redman13 Linux - Newbie 4 11-09-2003 01:46 PM
mplayer audio codecs bitterjack Red Hat 2 09-15-2003 02:57 PM
mplayer // I am only getting audio for .mov files Wapo Linux - Software 6 07-29-2003 08:06 PM
MPlayer playing mov: Audio no sound jpbarto Linux - Software 1 05-07-2003 10:22 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:50 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
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
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration