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Old 01-29-2004, 08:16 PM   #1
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Mp3s plus more problems


How do i get mp3s to play on RH9 and why is it that when i go to download a .rpm mozilla won't download it? I am quite confused.
 
Old 01-29-2004, 08:34 PM   #2
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mp3 on rh requires the mp3-plugin. u should get that rpm for it.
as for downloading, try "right-click -> save link target as".
 
Old 01-29-2004, 11:03 PM   #3
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I didn't know it was that easy, I just downloaded an entire new copy of XMMS from their site...
 
Old 01-30-2004, 12:12 AM   #4
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I try right clicking but it doesn't do anything. I am not that new to surfing the net........ what is going on?
 
Old 01-30-2004, 12:31 AM   #5
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does your right mouse button do anything anywhere?
 
Old 01-30-2004, 05:50 AM   #6
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I've had a lot of problems with xmms in fedora core. Even after installing the mp3 stuff I couldn't get it to work. Perhaps it's the same problem you have? xmms just drools through a 3 minute mp3 in ten seconds without making a single noise?
I took the crude workaround of using another MP3 player. Mpg321 works great for me. It's a command line program, but it should be trivial to write a front-end really...
As I recall mpg321 can be downloaded from freshrpms.
 
Old 01-30-2004, 09:13 AM   #7
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my mouse is running fine... i click on save target as... and nothing happens. Could it be mozilla or is it some other configuration?
 
Old 01-30-2004, 11:45 AM   #8
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if you're using mozilla 1.6 try using mozilla firebird. it rox.
 
Old 01-30-2004, 03:10 PM   #9
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Make sure you have write permissions to the folder it is trying to save it to.
 
  


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