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Old 05-15-2006, 02:49 PM   #1
Spirit Of '89
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FC5 .mp3 support. Need Install Help.


Hello to All.

I am pretty new to Linux, having just installed Fedora Core 5 on to my HP Pavillion 5310 laptop with no install problems what so ever. . Having used Mandrake 9 for a short while in the past, I was very surprised to find out that there is no mp3 or video codecs installed. And yes, I am aware of the legal resons.

My Question(s), how do I Compile the updates and software to support these codecs? Is there an easy answer. Sorry in advance if I have repeated someone else's question.
thanks.
 
Old 05-15-2006, 04:39 PM   #2
davidaspey
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try this site..

http://www.fedorafaq.org

has all the information you need..

hope this helps
david
 
Old 05-15-2006, 05:32 PM   #3
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This one is good too. Has all the info you need.

Tux,
 
  


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