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Re: [SLE] Rhythmbox and realaudio?
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 1 Mar 2004 12:41:00 +0100
  • Message-id: <200403011241.00249.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 01 March 2004 12.04, James Ogley wrote:
> > One thing, though - it has "internet radio" support but I'm not sure what
> > this means in terms of formats. I usually listen to BBC Radio 1 using
> > xmms on my PC, which is a RealAudio stream. However, Rhythmbox doesn't
> > like this - it complains with one of the following errors:
>
> It doesn't support Real, as there isn't a working Real plugin for
> GStreamer (this ticks me off too a bit as well John, I'm a BBC Radio
> 4/5/6 addict).
>
> However, one of the GStreamer team has started work on a pluginn wrapper
> to use Xine plugins in GStreamer. It's for the currently unstable 0.7
> tree (which I may package at some point when they produce a version of
> gst-player that uses it - RB and Sound Juicer already do...), which will
> become 0.8 when it's deemed stable.

Rhythmbox has a xine backend. Why don't you just use that in the mean time?

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