On Tue, Apr 07, 2009 at 07:30:38PM -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote: > On Wed, 8 Apr 2009 00:19:52 +0200 > Lubomir Sedlacik <salo%Xtrmntr.org@localhost> wrote: > > > 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. > > > or xmms under X, but you may need to put > > export XLIB_SKIP_ARGB_VISUALS=1 > > in your environment with xorg. I know that Paul kind of asked for it, but he's not that much of a moron. Well, anyway. Anybody who tried using audioplay(1) with a MP3 file knows that *something* happens. Even more unpleasant than the way the 128kbps MP3 itself sounds. Paul, have you tried adding a bit of configuration in azalia_codec.c for your codec? Using the generic routines, you should at least get a few names making sense for some of the controls in mixerctl(1) output. -- Quentin Garnier - cube%cubidou.net@localhost - cube%NetBSD.org@localhost "See the look on my face from staying too long in one place [...] every time the morning breaks I know I'm closer to falling" KT Tunstall, Saving My Face, Drastic Fantastic, 2007.
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