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Old 09-10-2008, 02:28 AM   #1
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mplayer and bbc.

since reloading ubuntu 8.04 I am having trouble with getting,
mplayer comes up and says loading then after a while it says stopped.
I have tried to load bbc.iplayer but that hasnt worked either,any help
would be appreciated.
Old 09-10-2008, 07:31 AM   #2
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Have you installed the w32codecs ? BBC Radio uses the Real Player Codecs.

sudo apt-get install w32codecs
Old 09-10-2008, 11:57 AM   #3
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mplayer and

thanks faislayer have just installed codes through terminal it loaded but I am still having no luck with the radio it starts by saying playing then after a short time say's stopped.
what am I doing wrong should I uninstall mplayer and re-install or what.
this problem only seem's to have surfaced since i re-installed ubuntu 8.04.


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