From: Daniel James <daniel@mo...> - 2002-04-29 09:59:03
> that the RPMs you link to are not Mandrake RPMs, but they are
> nonetheless almost impossible to use for someone like me.
Have you tried the Mandrake RPM's?
I had a problem where files would be played too fast with these
> it seems that the Mandrake libraries do not have exactly the
> same name so that the libs you link to are not seen as updates.
I also noticed that. Personally I use the rpms from:
> Furthermore, the Mandrake libs and the libs you link to cannot be
> both installed at the same time.
I'd expect that, since they are basically the same. You have to
upgrade the RPM's or uninstall the old ones first.
> am I condemned to use
> Audacity without Ogg Vorbis support
No, I compiled Audacity on Mandrake 8.2 with Ogg support once I
remembered to install the relevant -devel packages.
> cripple xmms and lots of
> other apps?
My noatun is still working OK. xmms is playing up, but with non-ogg
files too, so I doubt it's anything to do with this.