LinuxQuestions.org
Did you know LQ has a Linux Hardware Compatibility List?
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
 
LinkBack Search this Thread
Old 06-24-2006, 11:15 PM   #1
Michaelx
Member
 
Registered: Jun 2006
Distribution: Ubuntu 11.04
Posts: 37

Rep: Reputation: 15
xmms doesn't play mp3 again :cry: but plays audio cd


after playin with the sound configuration in xmms the player doesn't play mp3 files
but plays audio cd....
i ran alsaconf and the soundcard is identified and configuration was saved.
but still the same
i changed trough different output-plugins still the same
but i think i noticed that the soundcard (ess1869) is not longer listed
in the oss plugin under audiodevice and i do not know how to bring it back in there
or to assign the alternative device ( /dev/dsp )
it only says default

 
Old 06-25-2006, 01:40 AM   #2
DeusExLinux
Member
 
Registered: May 2004
Location: Tampa, Fl
Distribution: Arch
Posts: 648

Rep: Reputation: 30
Do you still have lame installed?
 
Old 06-25-2006, 01:57 AM   #3
kencaz
Senior Member
 
Registered: Mar 2005
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Distribution: Mandriva Slackware FreeBSD
Posts: 1,468

Rep: Reputation: 47
Not sure what distro you have installed but some do not come with .mp3 support by default and need to be updated...

Check your distro's home page for mp3 support info...

KC
 
Old 06-25-2006, 02:03 AM   #4
jens
Senior Member
 
Registered: May 2004
Location: Belgium
Distribution: Debian, Slackware, Fedora
Posts: 1,181

Rep: Reputation: 158Reputation: 158
Their's a reason why LQ asks you what distribution you're using. Please correct this in your profile.
I can assure you their's an ultra easy way to fix this, but it that's all distro related.
 
  


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
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
hey how can i play wma files .my xmms does not plays it amolgupta Linux - Software 2 03-03-2005 08:21 AM
XMMS plays mp3 but there's no SOUND ByKtHoR Linux - Software 4 08-10-2004 12:10 PM
How to play mp3 with XMMS vanhelsing Linux - Software 12 05-31-2004 07:04 PM
DVD plays but no audio (can play audio cd's though)? guitarnix Linux - Newbie 2 10-05-2003 07:52 AM
xmms plays mp3 files too fast schlummerle Linux - Software 11 06-14-2003 02:45 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:33 PM.

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