Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
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.


  Search this Thread
Old 04-18-2003, 08:28 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Apr 2003
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
playing MP3s from an NTFS partition

I have my NTFS partition mounted as read-only under RedHat 8.0, and so far I'm having ZERO problems. I can access everything on the partition, even got it to auto-mount at startup.

However, I was just wondering why I am unable to play MP3s from this partition. Do the media players (XMMS, Kaboodle, etc.) require write access to play an MP3? Is there something I'm missing? Some software that might help?

Any suggestions/help would be great.
Thanks in advance!

- Mike
Old 04-18-2003, 08:51 PM   #2
Senior Member
Registered: Sep 2001
Location: Brisvegas, Antipodes
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 4,590

Rep: Reputation: 56
Ah, another Red Hat mp3 problem, scroll down to the Redhat 8 update near the bottom of the page.
Old 04-24-2003, 08:07 PM   #3
Registered: Aug 2002
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Distribution: Red Hat 8.0 (Home), Red Hat 8.0 (Work)
Posts: 388

Rep: Reputation: 30


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
No Sound When Playing MP3s? JockVSJock Ubuntu 4 06-27-2005 12:17 PM
playing MP3s on XMMS (Fedora 3) lorry_driver Linux - Newbie 2 02-23-2005 05:18 AM
Playing mp3s dangerousdave Linux - Newbie 4 02-14-2005 01:00 PM
playing mp3s pcdebb Linux - Newbie 12 12-03-2003 09:36 AM
playing mp3s over a network thinguy10 Linux - Networking 2 01-12-2002 06:49 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:33 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration