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Author Topic: Unsupported filetypes  (Read 930 times)
civint
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« on: February 24, 2008, 10:42:26 am »

How, in vector, would I go about getting mp4 and flv files to play?
I installed VLC which is what I'd usually use, but it was a bit messed up, and wasnt displaying properly, so I slapt-get --remove'd it.
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« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2008, 11:08:56 am »

Hi civint, I think the best way to go is mplayer. I can play flv and almost every media format with it. For some reason VLC doesn't work right for me neither.
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