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Old 07-22-2005, 03:29 AM   #1
penguinpower77
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Trouble with multimedia codecs on ubuntu 5.04 A64


ok...i am running 5.04 on an AMD 64 3200+ and i am having trouble installing Mp3 codecs...i have done everything on the tutorial...still doesnt work...(http://amd64.ubuntuguide.com) help please?
Thanks in advance,
Pat
 
Old 07-23-2005, 01:25 PM   #2
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Is there an error? What media player are you trying to use? A little more info and we can probably figure it out.

Oh and the link above is wrong. It should be

http://amd64.ubuntuguide.org/
 
Old 07-23-2005, 08:34 PM   #3
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sorry about the link...lol...there is no error...and i have tried xmms, rythym box, and mplayer...mplayer says something about fonts and it asks me to put it in a write protected folder...i dunno
 
Old 07-31-2005, 03:52 PM   #4
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I get the wierd font error in mplayer too, but I click ok and all is well. It still plays alright. Can Amarok play them or are you completely MP3-less?
 
Old 07-31-2005, 04:25 PM   #5
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what is amorak? ...i'll ty to apt-get install it and see what happens
 
  


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