Re: wma in linux
On Sat, 2003-03-15 at 07:13, Sven Hoexter wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 15, 2003 at 12:05:13AM -0800, Paul Johnson wrote:
> > On Fri, Mar 14, 2003 at 09:38:23PM -0800, Jack Pistachio wrote:
> > > Anyone know of a plugin to play *.wma files in xmms?
> > > Or howabout a way to convert this proprietary madness to
> > > ogg format?
> > mencoder might be able to do it for you.
> I had some troubles with mencoder and wma -> convertion. Segfaults and other
> ugly things.
> You should be able to play the files with xmms and this plugin if you've
> installed the win32 codecs.
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Hmm...does MPlayer support WMA format? I've never tried it, but you may
only have to download the Win32 codecs to get the compatibility. Give it
a shot, it may work...