[lug] ripping mp3s with grip and rh8 xmms

luke p linuxluke_20 at hotmail.com
Fri Nov 1 19:09:40 MST 2002

The 'mirror' for the rpms on the xmms site is:

i just grabbed the rpm, loaded it, and no probs playing any mp3...

>From: Neal Cassady <thadphole at softhome.net>
>Reply-To: lug at lug.boulder.co.us
>To: "plug-misc at lists.q-linux.com" <plug-misc at lists.q-linux.com>,  BLUG 
><lug at lug.boulder.co.us>, CLUE-TECH <clue-tech at clue.denver.co.us>
>Subject: [lug] ripping mp3s with grip and rh8 xmms
>Date: Sat, 2 Nov 2002 09:57:22 +0800
>I have several mp3s which i cant play with xmms under rh8. redhat, in
>view of proprietary feature of mp3, RH has disabled xmms from playing
>it. Though thereÅ› a work around for this as said in RH web page but
>the link in xmms seems to be dead, (is it busy or was it forcebly downed).
>However i find its quite amusing that i can only play mp3s that i ripped
>on my own using a free software for linux like grip
>What I do not know and would like to try if ill burn a copy of the
>ripped mp3s via grip, will xmms on my other RH8 box will be able to play
>it. If it wont play, I think RH has succeeded in doing something which
>Bill Gates want to do to please record labels corporate di**heads!
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