Jude DaShiell jdashiel at
Wed Jul 15 05:28:36 UTC 2009

I suggest you check your .mailcap file and get it set up to play those 
files if that's not already the case.  If you use lynx and can get streams 
and mp3 files to play, perhaps snownews needs improvements that will 
enable it to use .mailcap files and .mimetype files correctly.

On Fri, 11 Apr 2008, Lee Maschmeyer wrote:

> Many thanks. I tried the URL given and could see the list of MP3's, but there 
> was always a line near the bottom of the screen that said "no link" and I 
> couldn't get it to even try to execute mplayer. Does this mean snownews is 
> not working right (or, more probably, that I'm not!).
> -- 
> Lee Maschmeyer
> Computing Center Services
> Computing and Information Technology
> Wayne State University
> Detroit, Michigan, USA 
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