Subject: Re: realplayer V7
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Kevin Sindhu <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/28/2001 20:11:29
On Tue, Aug 28, 2001 at 06:12:07PM -0500, Frederick Bruckman penned:
> On Mon, 27 Aug 2001, Kevin Sindhu wrote:

>>  On Mon, Aug 27, 2001 at 10:46:42AM +1000, Paul (NCC/CS) penned:

>>>   Are there any other applications that play .ram files
>>>   that I could use, anyone?

>>  Try the latest v8 from It works on my NetBSD 1.5-current box

> Really? You mean on netbsd-1-5 == NetBSD-1.5.2? The package system
> seems to have the latest version, and that one exhibits the problem on
> NetBSD-1.5.2 for me -- It'll play downloaded files, and certain clips
> over the network, even video, but it always freezes eventually, and
> has to be "killall -9"'d.

Actually yes. 1.5X on i386. I am running realplayer downloaded from
their site and it runs fine on my box here. I need realplayer to
listen to some of my class lessons live from my university and so far
I have'nt had any problems. 

I did have this exact problem with OpenBSD however. 



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