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Thread: MPlayer error while playing wmv video files in openSUSE 10.3

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    Default MPlayer error while playing wmv video files in openSUSE 10.3

    Hallo!I installed MPlayer in openSUSE 10.3.I am able to play most video formats e.g. AVI,MP3 but when I try to play WMV file format the error below appears

    ERROR:Could not open DirectShow codec wmvdmod.dll

    How can I solve this problem?

    Please respond to my inquiry as soon as possible and I shall be infinitely grateful.Thanks in advance.

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    Default Re: MPlayer error while playing wmv video files in openSUSE

    Quote Originally Posted by 4joeyirosh1 View Post
    Hallo!I installed MPlayer in openSUSE 10.3.I am able to play most video formats e.g. AVI,MP3 but when I try to play WMV file format the error below appears

    ERROR:Could not open DirectShow codec wmvdmod.dll

    How can I solve this problem?

    Please respond to my inquiry as soon as possible and I shall be infinitely grateful.Thanks in advance.
    Apparently it's looking for a Windows DLL called "wmvdmod.dll". Install the package w32codec-all and try again

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