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Old 11-07-2010, 03:14 PM   #1
Squall90
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Does Slackware have a shared mp3 lib?


Hi,

a few days ago I tried out Fedora 14, but it didn't really live long. I'm probably too stupid to use it.. However, I have now Slackware on my netbook again.
While I was trying Fedora I installed Clementine and I had to install an extra mp3 lib (I installed Fluendo MP3) to enable mp3 support.

On my main machine I have also installed Slackware and Clementine and I can play mp3, so I ponder where's Slackware's mp3 lib? I egrep'ed /var/log/packages for "mp3" but I couldn't find any appropriate.

So, my question is: Does Slackware use a shared mp3 lib or is the mp3 support in all the programs?

Thanks
 
Old 11-07-2010, 03:16 PM   #2
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Slackware uses libmad for mp3 playback support.

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Old 11-07-2010, 06:27 PM   #3
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Also install lame if you want to create mp3s in Slackware.
 
  


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