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Old 09-10-2003, 10:58 AM   #1
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xmms


I whant to play a cd I bought in xmms what do I do. NAd I want to play dvds

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Old 09-10-2003, 01:34 PM   #2
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mplayer for dvd's
 
Old 09-11-2003, 05:03 PM   #3
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Make sure you have the cd plugin for XMMS. Also make sure its checking the right cd-rom if you have more than 1. As for dvds, mplayer is good as is xine. See which one works for you.
 
Old 09-11-2003, 08:19 PM   #4
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IM about to give up

IM about to give up with linux all together I put my time in to try to learn and where does it get me nowhere, my sound wont work , cant install files off internet. Well I dont know.
 
Old 09-11-2003, 08:43 PM   #5
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first what distro? second what are these files? rpms? source? deb? and sound I can't troubleshoot untill I know what distro your using
 
Old 09-12-2003, 01:53 PM   #6
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Ok

Ive got mandrake 9.1, and Ive got on is an rpm and source, now can you help me
 
Old 09-13-2003, 12:37 AM   #7
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what sound card have you got?

"can't install files off the internet??
please explain
 
Old 09-13-2003, 11:13 AM   #8
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hello

I can download them but I have problems installing them and my sound chip is what ever came with the compaq presario 6331rsh
 
  


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