Play mp3 on linux ?

Warren Samples warren at
Sat Oct 12 15:43:16 EDT 2013

On 10/12/2013 08:35 AM, Ludovic Thébault wrote:
> Hello,
> I work on an multi platform open source stack that need to play wma or mp3 (voices memos from an dictaphone).
> Even with "dontuseQT" true, nothing happen under linux (ubuntu 12).
> What i missed ?
> Thanks

Are you using the player object? LiveCode uses mplayer under Linux if 
it's installed. Do you have mplayer installed? The player won't display 
controls but you can use start and stop in scripts. I believe mplayer 
plays mp3 wma out of the box. It works here under openSUSE.

Good luck


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