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Re: [SLE] Amarok and ogg files
  • From: Dylan <dylan@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 4 Feb 2006 14:06:46 +0000
  • Message-id: <200602041406.46156.dylan@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 04 February 2006 13:30, Francesco Scaglioni wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I have some ogg sound files on a usb memory stick. Amarok can
> "see" them but cannot play tem whilst ogg123 can play hem fine
> from the command line.
>
> Does anyone have any possible explanation for this? The answer
> does not seem to be a sound setting per se but something specific
> either to amarok or to those particular ogg files.

Have you tried copying a few of the problem files to a place where you
know amarok will play oggs from? I've noticed that amarok can be very
picky about playing files from removable or remote file systems unless
you configure it to use mysql instead of the built in sqlite database.

Dylan

>
> TIA
>
> Francesco

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