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Re: dammit, let go, xmms!



On 4/13/05, kevin kempter dataintellect com
<kevin kempter dataintellect com> wrote:
> On Wednesday 13 April 2005 13:00, Douglas Frank wrote:
> > Thanks to a lister, I've been introduced to the wonderful (if overly
> > complex and non-intuitive setup) world of xmms.
> >
> > I can now listen to music w/o that hiss I complained of a few days ago,
> > which no combination of kmix and kscd would get rid of.
> >
> > Just one thing: when a CD finishes, I can't get the tray open.  Even if
> > I kill xmms, the door-opener button won't function.  (It will eject via
> > the kdesktop icon however.)
> >
> > --
> > Douglas Frank    HP Co.
> > ZKO              110 Spit Brook Rd.       The older I get,
> > 603-884-0501     Nashua, NH USA 03062       the better I was.
> 
> I am using Xine to play my CD's and I am very pleased. I used yum to install
> xine and xine-skins.  It has no hiss plays lots-o-formats (i.e. cd, vcd, dvd,
> etc) and ejects th cd when I want every time.
> 
> I think you may need to install mplayer to get it to work properly (I could be
> wrong on this point). Here' what I did to install mplayer (thanks to others
> on the list):
> 
> First, as root run this command:
> rpm --import http://freshrpms.net/packages/RPM-GPG-KEY.txt
> 
> next, as root   edit /etc/yum.repos/d/freshrpms.repo
> and add the following:
> 
> # repo for Freshrpms
> [freshrpms]
> name=FreshRPMs
> mirrorlist=http://ayo.freshrpms.net/fedora/linux/$releasever/mirrors-freshrpms
> enabled=0
> gpgcheck=1
> 
> Then, as root run:
> yum install mplayer

The freshrpms.repo is not enabled, i.e.  "enabled=0" in the above
file. You need to do the following if you want to enable the FreshRPMS
repo for one time use:

# yum --enablerepo=freshrpms install mplayer

> 
> I did this then I ran :
> yum install xine
> 
> and I then ran:
> yum install xine-skins
> 
> Hope this helps...
> 
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