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Old 06-21-2005, 08:48 PM   #1
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MP3 Support in Fedora 4


Are there any packages available that will allow me to play mp3 files in Fedora 4? Specifically with Rhythmbox and XMMS. The 'yum install xmms-mp3' and 'yum install gstreamer-plugins mp3' doesn't work either.
 
Old 06-22-2005, 03:53 AM   #2
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Do you have the proper repositories enabled? Please post these files onto this message board.

/etc/yum.conf
All files inside of /etc/yum.repos.d/
 
Old 06-22-2005, 06:17 AM   #3
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I just upgraded from FC3 to FC4. I had the same issue. My solution: An older xmms (1.2-10) from an older distro. Worked like a charm, skins, plugins, all of it.
 
Old 06-22-2005, 10:45 AM   #4
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I think what you're looking for can be found in the livna repo for Fedora Core 4, here. You can add this repo to yum by added this file to the /etc/yum.repos.d/ directory, call it livna-stable.repo
Code:
[livna-stable]
name=Livna.org Fedora Compatible Packages (stable)
baseurl=http://rpm.livna.org/fedora/$releasever/$basearch/RPMS.lvn
gpgcheck=1
You'll also need the GPG key if you want to check you packages, with this command:
Hope this helps; post back if you need more help.

Last edited by dubya; 06-22-2005 at 10:48 AM.
 
Old 07-04-2005, 12:20 PM   #5
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I just used this one, and it works ok.

http://dag.wieers.com/packages/xmms/...c3.rf.i386.rpm

If it doesnt, try installing the compat library to deal with the gcc 4 problem.

http://rpmfind.net/linux/rpm2html/se...&system=&arch=
 
Old 07-13-2005, 07:36 AM   #6
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Yup, I've got it working fine...

See:

http://www.fedorafaq.org/#xmms-mp3

Note:

For Fedora for you need to setup Livna repository slightly different:

http://rpm.livna.org/configuration.html

Last edited by themunkee; 07-13-2005 at 07:38 AM.
 
Old 07-13-2005, 11:03 AM   #7
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The easiest way for me has been the kde-redhat repo located here

http://kde-redhat.sourceforge.net/

All you have to do is a
yum update and you not only have the most recent KDE version but also mp3 and video.

Last edited by accessrichard; 01-10-2006 at 01:31 PM.
 
  


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