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Old 11-21-2008, 03:23 AM   #1
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Unhappy How to Play mp3s&vids in fedora 8?

I'm a newbie.
I've installed fedora 8 and it is very fast.
But i cant play mp3s and videos.
I dont have Internet connection.
Please post the names of static rpm packages
with which i can get all the codecs.
Old 11-21-2008, 04:50 AM   #2
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you can try VLC Player.
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RH/Fedora doesn't do mp3 natively. The only way to alleviate this is to get the codecs from the Livna repo.
Old 11-22-2008, 03:26 PM   #4
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This guide will help.

But may be tough if you no internet connection.
Old 11-24-2008, 01:52 PM   #5
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Add their repository to your yum configuration and you will have access to those tools.

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