Find the answer to your Linux question:
Results 1 to 4 of 4
Enjoy an ad free experience by logging in. Not a member yet? Register.
  1. #1

    xmms wont load files

    I am using xxms and trying to open mp3 files from a windows partition which i have mounted in linux. When i try to open songs, nothing happens. I dont get any error messages either. Please help and thanks in advance

  2. #2
    Linux Guru lakerdonald's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2004
    St. Petersburg, FL
    when you try to open songs? do you mean double click them, add them to the playlist or command line
    xmms song.mp3
    if you're double-clicking them, you might not have the .mp3 filetype associated with xmms. you should do a right click and open with, and then select XMMS. i think there should also be an option something like "always use for this filetype".
    if you're adding them to the playlist, you then have to physically press play a lot of times. if you're doing it from the command line, then i don't know.
    let me know which it is!

  3. #3
    No, they wont open at all either way. I am using Redhat and they removed mp3 support, any one know how to patch it back in?

  4. $spacer_open
  5. #4
    Linux Guru
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Registered Linux user #346571
    "All The Dude ever wanted was his rug back" - The Dude

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts