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Old 01-05-2008, 08:53 AM   #1
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I have Suse 10.2 installed on my machine (laptop) along with Windows XP sp2. I am not able to play media files. Kaffine player says " Codecs not installed." What should i do? Please help. I am newbie for linux.
Old 01-05-2008, 08:55 AM   #2
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You should convert your media into a free format, then they will play.
Install ffmpeg2theora (use YaST).

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Old 01-05-2008, 10:09 AM   #3
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Use your package manager and do a search for codecs. Look for something like win32codecs or similar.
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Hi and welcome to LQ.

You need to use thread titles that summarise your problem if you want to get help quickly and increase the exposure of your thread. Take a look at this thread for a solution to your problem.


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