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Old 12-15-2004, 10:49 AM   #1
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need a simple way to play WMA files...


wma files only seem to work in MPlayer (SuSE 9.2),
and not in amaroK and JuK. Can anyone tell me how to do this?

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Old 12-15-2004, 11:07 AM   #2
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hi there

if u use xine engine in amarok then i think u can run wmv files
that too if u have the required libraries

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Old 12-15-2004, 08:31 PM   #3
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ok I have xine installed and playing WMAs...
how do I tell amaroK to play through it?
 
Old 12-15-2004, 10:47 PM   #4
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hi there

go to "configure amarok"
then select the engine as xine engine

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Old 12-03-2006, 02:37 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by masand
hi there

if u use xine engine in amarok then i think u can run wmv files
that too if u have the required libraries

regards
I want to play wma files with the amarok player
I use xine engine in amarok but still doesn't play wma files.
Can you specify please which are the required libraries?
 
Old 12-03-2006, 02:41 PM   #6
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try from a console to open your file with xine:

xine "my_file.wma" and see what it says!
 
Old 12-30-2006, 10:51 AM   #7
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try from a console to open your file with xine:

xine "my_file.wma" and see what it says!
internet@doryforos:/$ cd /media/Files/Music/Greek/C\:Real/
internet@doryforos:/media/Files/Music/Greek/C:Real$ ls
C:REAL-KA8E SKEPSH MOY-06-KYKLWNAS.wma
C:REAL-KA8E SKEPSH MOY-08-TO MYSTHRIO.wma
internet@doryforos:/media/Files/Music/Greek/C:Real$ xine C\:REAL-KA8E\ SKEPSH\ MOY-06-KYKLWNAS.wma
bash: xine: command not found
 
  


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