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Old 08-04-2007, 06:18 PM   #1
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A possible lame Multi media lame thread

Ok I have Suse multi media up and running. The only thing stopping me moving over to Fedora is the the lack of a how to multi media install on fedora.

I want the following which i will try tonight to get

1) Pan newsreader
2) Mplayer and coresponding files to run avi.mpeg etc
3) x-moto 2D game

Any help appriciated

PS I am running FC7. any ideas or will this be moved to noobs corner.

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These are well documented - look into using Yum and read
Old 08-04-2007, 06:25 PM   #3
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Look to for the fedora instal notes (from FC4 to current)

If you install yum extender and the livna repository, you can browse the file-lists for the programs you want.

yum install pan
yum install xmoto

you don't actually need mplayer

yum install totem-xine

Totem-xine uses the same engine as mplayer to play proprietary codecs. Mostly usoful for streaming. However, the utility ffmpeg2theora will convert your IP laden formats to the free theora (video) and vorbis (audio).
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All I need atm thanks for the help


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