Codecs on linux

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Codecs on linux

Post by ajl119 » Mon Oct 15, 2007 8:03 am


When installing Twonky Media on linux, what do i do about codec's.
I am installing it on a rpath linux file server appliance, and hence there is no XWindows or any codec's on it.

I don't want XWindows as there is no point, but do i have to install a codec pack, and if so, which one is best.

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Post by trojanfoe » Thu Dec 13, 2007 3:40 pm

It doesn't use codecs at all; all support for file formats are compiled into the program. Codecs are a plugin architecture used in Windows only.
Twonky Media Server 4.4.4 RC1 / Ubuntu Linux 7.10

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