[LAD] viewing lac videos

Stefan Kost ensonic at hora-obscura.de
Wed Apr 29 21:26:53 UTC 2009

Fons Adriaensen schrieb:
> On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 12:40:37AM +0200, Robin Gareus wrote:
>> The totem /no-sound/ issue may be because you did not install the
>> "gstreamer-vorbis" package or it's because of your audio-setup; check
>> with `gstreamer-properties` to make a test-sound.
> The test sound works, but still no sound in totem,
> and everything related to sound there is grayed.

If you switch to properties in the sidebar of totem, what does it say for
audiocodec? Also you could try:
 gst-launch playbin2 uri=file://$PWD/video.ogv


>> ..and maybe you did compile mplayer without ogg/theora/vorbis support?!
>> (install libtheora-dev and libvorbis-dev before compiling it, or simply
>> use a binary package for mplayer)
> That was indeed the case. Fixed, mplayer works
> fine now.
> Many thanks !

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