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Old 04-12-2011, 07:58 PM   #1
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Question amarok can't play music

why can't amarok play music? it can't play ogg. when i turn on the computer, there is a welcome sound.
i try install winamp using wine. there is a sound.
anyone know this problem ?
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Not all distros install proprietary codecs, ie a .mp3 encoder/decoder.

Since .ogg files play, and the startup sound, your sound card is O.K. Your sig says you are running Opensuse. Look in the repos for codecs, I could only guess what they might be called; since I don't run Opensuse.
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i mean, no sound when i run amarok (even .ogg file). there is no error message when i run amarok. scroll bar in amarok run from left to right which show how much percent the file has run.
when i run opensuse 11.3, .ogg file can be played using amarok. after i upgrade to opensuse 11.4, amarok can not been heard.
could anyone help me?


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