Skanky ways to play MP3 on Windows XP

Richmond richmondmathewson at
Fri Sep 14 06:20:21 CDT 2012

> No, only uncompressed WAV/AIFF files and the compressed AU format are supported with the "play" command on LC desktop.
> It IS about time that RunRev changes its multimedia engine to a REAL crossplatform solution!
> There may not be QuickTime for WIndows anytime soon in the future!

Some of us have been agitating for Livecode to have a sound 
facility for the last 7-9 years.

AND inbuilt sound playback possibilities, as Quicktime & Linux don't 
mix, and while
one can playback sound on Linux from Livecode, one has to twiddle about 
with one's codebase
per platform.


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