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Old 03-19-2004, 06:08 PM   #1
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NEWBIE/ What is the command for my cd and dvd drives?

What i cant figure out is when i run xmms to play my mp3's i want to open diercttory and my mp3s are all on a cd and i want them to play off that what do i do. DONT HATE ME IM A BEGINER! PS im running fedora core 1
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They should be in /mnt/cdrom as long as you have supermount. If not, you'll have to mount the CD manually but try that for now.
Old 03-19-2004, 06:25 PM   #3
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I found that out BUT

i found out how to get to the drive but i try to play them and they cruz right along without sound so looked that up and now it says i need mp3 codecs, where do i get them and how do i install them

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Old 03-19-2004, 06:50 PM   #4
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have a look here.

good luck.


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