[AUUG-Talk]: Downloading and playing legal music

Con Zymaris conz at cyber.com.au
Sat Oct 22 18:46:59 EST 2005

On Sat, Oct 22, 2005 at 06:30:19PM +1000, Chandana De Silva wrote:
> I have downloaded a music track from the ABC music site, which is run by
> destramusic. I am now trying to work out how to a) play b) save on disk
> and c) copy to cd or mp3 player this song. I know it is simple using a
> windows computer, but I like pain and want to do it using Linux. I have
> downloaded and installed VLC, but the problem is that the wma file is
> wrapped and when I play it using vlc there is no sound.

I'd query the concept of it being painful under Linux. Getting sound working 
sometimes is, but playing any supported file isn't.

What format is this music file in?

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