MP3 Playback on AROS

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MP3 Playback on AROS

Post by Allanon » Mon Mar 22, 2010 12:02 pm

Hello,
I'm not able to reproduce any MP3 music on AROS, I've tried several musics, all working on OS4 and on AROS using mplayer but using this simple code Hollywood tell me that the sound format is unknown:

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OpenMusic(1, "Ram:test.mp3")
PlayMusic(1)

Repeat
   WaitEvent
Forever
Ofcourse I've an mp3 named "test.mp3" in ram disk

Please help, that's a very important feature...
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Re: MP3 Playback on AROS

Post by Allanon » Tue Mar 23, 2010 10:10 pm

No one can try to open and play an mp3 under AROS?
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Re: MP3 Playback on AROS

Post by Clyde » Wed Mar 24, 2010 3:49 pm

Sorry, no AROS available here right now. :-( Unfortunately I have no time for dealing with that right now ... :-( If you could wait 2 more weeks I can and will give it a try.

But I hope, someone else could help you earlier. :-)

Greetings!
Currently using: Hollywood 7.1 with Windows IDE

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Re: MP3 Playback on AROS

Post by airsoftsoftwair » Fri Mar 26, 2010 11:06 am

MP3s are currently not supported on AROS due to licensing issues (the mpega.library of AROS contains code that is under the GPL and thus must not be used by a commercial program like Hollywood). Please use mplayer on AROS instead.

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Re: MP3 Playback on AROS

Post by Allanon » Fri Mar 26, 2010 11:19 am

Andreas wrote:MP3s are currently not supported on AROS due to licensing issues (the mpega.library of AROS contains code that is under the GPL and thus must not be used by a commercial program like Hollywood). Please use mplayer on AROS instead.
Ok, thank you Andreas
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