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Old 02-08-2007, 10:40 PM   #1
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mp3,4 and so on


how do i get mp3's and mp4's to play in linux. do i need to get encoders? should i get lame to play mp3's? i dont think i can get any lamer though.... so is it encoders i need? or what
 
Old 02-08-2007, 10:41 PM   #2
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Yes, you need codecs. Google, and you'll find 'em.
 
Old 02-08-2007, 10:48 PM   #3
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so i first need to get the codecs and then i can play mp3s or whatever codec i got, correct?
 
Old 02-09-2007, 12:22 AM   #4
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Ideally, you need to find a .deb package containing the restricted codecs, but it's easier said than done due to US law. If you were using Ubuntu I would know where to point you to. Which version of Debian are you using?
 
Old 02-09-2007, 10:03 AM   #5
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i use Sarge. also to play dvd's i need libdvdcss2? i've played dvds in the past, but its been a long time since i've done that.
 
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