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Old 03-04-2006, 08:29 AM   #1
alexilahio
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playing .wma music?


what do i need to play .wma music files (windows media audio)? xmms and mplayer works weel with mp3 only?
 
Old 03-04-2006, 10:03 AM   #2
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May be u need an audio codec.....

just go through this page

http://www.mplayerhq.hu/DOCS/HTML/en/audio-codecs.html
 
Old 03-04-2006, 10:11 AM   #3
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This subject has just been extensively discussed here.
 
Old 03-04-2006, 11:11 AM   #4
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for ubuntu AFAIK,I tried xmms-wma plugin which u need to google and get for GNOME rhythmbox to play get gstreamer-ffmpeg?
ftp://ftp.nerim.net/debian-marillat/index.html
rarewares.org
or can get win32codecs installed 4 mplayer 2 play.
 
Old 03-04-2006, 05:02 PM   #5
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when opening .wma format with mplayer i get a click and notice file ended-so i dont know->is that because of licence protection or leak of drivers?
 
Old 04-05-2006, 01:50 PM   #6
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Talking playing .wma music?

I only installed ubuntu on Saturday but...

Add kde through the repositories.
reboot.
Open Noatun (in gnome-I haven't checked kde yet).
Add .wma files as new playlist.
Select play.

This appears to only work with .wma that are in a local folder.
 
  


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