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Old 10-29-2005, 05:43 AM   #1
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Angry playing video of DAT MPEG AVI formats

I use Red Hat 9.0 & am new to linux

i am having Mplayer but it doesn't play files in DAT, MPEG,AVI,WMV....
how can i make it to play?
do i hav to download any codecs?? if so where can i download?? & how do i install that?
Old 10-29-2005, 06:59 AM   #2
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Download mplayer as weel as all of its codecs (I forget its address rightnow but you can google it, it is a famous software).
With full of codecs mplayer can handle any type of media file.


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