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Re: Help for a clueless audio-idiot!

On Tue, Apr 07, 2009 at 02:59:41PM -0700, Paul Goyette wrote:
> All I want to do is to take an MP3 file that sits on my hard drive and
> play it through a set of speakers (or headphones) connected to the
> back panel.  Should be easy, right?
> So, I hook up the speakers and run audioplay.  Nothing happens.

audioplay(1) doesn't decode MP3.  You need something from pkgsrc to play
MP3 files.  E.g., audio/mad123 or audio/mpg123, if you want something
simple for a command line.

-- Lubomir Sedlacik <salo@{NetBSD,Xtrmntr,silcnet}.org>   --

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