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Old 05-07-2010, 11:12 AM   #1
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Totem : Can't play a text file without video.


I'm getting the message "Can't play a text file without video." when trying to play an avi-file in Totem movie player.

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Package totem-2.28.5-1.fc12.i686 already installed and latest version
Problem with movie-codec ? How do I know which one I need ??
 
Old 05-07-2010, 11:32 AM   #2
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go to rpmfusion.org if you are missing restricted codecs.
The easy way out is to install all available codecs

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Old 05-07-2010, 11:51 AM   #3
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go to rpmfusion.org if you are missing restricted codecs.
The easy way out is to install all available codecs
The rpmfusion repo is installed. What am I searching for ??

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[Jonas@jonas ~]$ ls /etc/yum.repos.d/
fedora-rawhide.repo          livna.repo                   rpmfusion-free-updates-testing.repo  rpmfusion-nonfree-updates-testing.repo
fedora.repo                  rpmfusion-free-rawhide.repo  rpmfusion-nonfree-rawhide.repo
fedora-updates.repo          rpmfusion-free.repo          rpmfusion-nonfree.repo
fedora-updates-testing.repo  rpmfusion-free-updates.repo  rpmfusion-nonfree-updates.repo
 
Old 05-07-2010, 11:55 AM   #4
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Install relevant packages with yumex or the other package manager.

Kaffeine can download some codecs automatically
 
Old 05-07-2010, 11:58 AM   #5
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ffmpeg, avi-utils, aviplayer, avidemux ...
 
Old 05-07-2010, 12:57 PM   #6
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ffmpeg, avi-utils, aviplayer, avidemux ...
Installed ffmpeg and avidemux (other packages not found) but still no go. Same error :
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Can't play a text file without video
 
Old 05-08-2010, 01:06 PM   #7
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It may be a totem problem. Try with kaffeine or mplayer or vlc
 
  


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