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help me with xine please:)

Post by SuSELinux » Mon Sep 01, 2003 9:23 pm

I'm using xine to watch DVD's in SuSE 8.2

I've got the playback working ok, but I have no sound. Anyone know what to do, or what the problem might be.

I have only skimmed the configuration of xine, so even if your fix seems basic please speak up

Also I was to understand that there is a script you can use to clean up the chopiness of DVD playback??


thanks :( :) :D (im getting happier)

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Post by Maniaman » Tue Sep 02, 2003 3:16 pm

Is your DVD drive hooked to the sound card?

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Post by SuSELinux » Tue Sep 02, 2003 9:37 pm

Maniaman wrote:Is your DVD drive hooked to the sound card?
It is, because I can play music CD's

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Post by Calum » Wed Sep 03, 2003 2:04 am

to be honest my solution is to use ogle.

i was having similar problems in mplayer with dvds, ogle fixed them (though i have to run it in blackbox to keep cpu overhead low)

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Post by SuSELinux » Wed Sep 03, 2003 9:31 pm

But I don't WANNNNNA!

I tried to install ogle, There page by the way is very well organized, they have a list of Libs that you will need to fill the dependancies, I really like that.

Only thing is that The dependancies have dependancies! AHHHHHHHHHH! F#%KN Linux!

Oh MY GOD Did actually say that?!

OK I'll try it !

Thanks for the help again

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Post by Void Main » Wed Sep 03, 2003 9:43 pm

Or you could "apt-get install ogle" (if you have apt for SuSE installed that is). :)

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Post by Calum » Thu Sep 04, 2003 1:49 am

i had the same problem installing it in mandrake if i recall correctly, now i have red hat, i just used apt

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Post by SuSELinux » Thu Sep 04, 2003 9:34 pm

Void Main wrote:Or you could "apt-get install ogle" (if you have apt for SuSE installed that is). :)
Im workn' on it :D

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Post by Linux Frank » Fri Sep 05, 2003 7:55 am

I had sound issues with Xine in KDE. I believe I had to try and disable aRTs each time. I gave up and used Gnome which seemed to cure it (this is from memeory). However that was Mandrake. I don't like Xine. it feels too unstable, I prefer Ogle for DVD.

Never had a prob with Installing OGLE (except once in RH I had to edit the configuration file as it looked to the wrong place for my DVD).

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Post by SuSELinux » Tue Sep 09, 2003 8:14 pm

I tried Mplayer

it said that I was missing audio codec 0x2000

Like xine the DVD plays normally (rather well actually) but NO SOUND!! :evil: :shock:

could Xine be missing the same codec??

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Post by Void Main » Tue Sep 09, 2003 8:42 pm

SuSELinux wrote:I tried Mplayer

it said that I was missing audio codec 0x2000
On the MPlayer codec matrix it would appear that you need liba52 installed. But I can't guarantee this will solve your problem. Have you tried opening a mixer and turning your volume up? :)

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Post by Calum » Thu Sep 18, 2003 2:50 pm

well what i would try first although it's a real gui kid answer, is right click in K file manager and see what codecs it is encoded with, then install the relevant codecs from here:
http://www1.mplayerhq.hu/MPlayer/releases/codecs/

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Post by Maniaman » Thu Sep 18, 2003 4:32 pm

I've been having some xine sound problems myself. I';ve tried watching mpeg videos and never can get any sound. Using KDE and Mandrake 9

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