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Old 07-26-2007, 06:19 PM   #1
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banshee decoder error

Hi there,

just installed banshee, when i try to play mp3s it says:
Playback Error
You do not have a decoder installed to handle this file.
You might need to install the necessary plugins.
then it crashes... any suggestions? mp3s play fine in vlc - i assumed that banshee would have all the decoders built in
Old 07-27-2007, 11:31 AM   #2
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What Linux distribution are you using? I think Banshee uses the gstreamer backend, so maybe you need to install gst-plugins-bad or gst-plugins-ugly.


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