Re: Configuring MPlayer, Konqueror for WMP streams
From: John Bailo (Bailo_at_sewertrap.org)
Date: Sun, 13 Jun 2004 22:00:29 -0400
On Sun, 13 Jun 2004 23:48:25 +0000, Benjamin Disraeli wrote:
> I am trying to configure MPlayer to play WMP video streams.
> I am testing with WMP streams from this page ( the Real Player stream work
> fine ).
> My configuration is:
> Suse 9.0
> MPlayer has been installed with the skin.
> When I click on a WMP link, it launches the player, but then the player just
> sits there -- as if the stream were not being sent to it.
> I can play DVDs fine with MPlayer.
> In the file associations, section, I configured Microsoft AVI Video, avi and
> AVI and added the extensions asx and asf to use MPlayer.
> Please, if you answer my question, I would prefer if you can actually run
> the streams in MPlayer yourself rather than hazarding a /guess/ as to the
Your problem is that you are trying to use Linux.
Use Windows and you can click on it and it will work.
Good luck...You'll need to go to 1000 pages to try and download libraries
and codecs that MIGHT make things work for you.