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Old 03-05-2005, 01:36 PM   #1
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can't unpack mplayer codecs

I have tried about ten times to download and install the "essentials" codec package from mplayer.

Every time, I get a package that looks this:


or like this:


WTF is that extra ".bin" or ".tar" at the end? I can not get tar, or bzip2, to make any sense out of these files.
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Are you downloading them using Mozilla? If so choose the "save link as" option.


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