K3b & MAD (MP3)

Nigel Ridley nigel at rmk.co.il
Tue Jun 12 11:01:13 BST 2007

Matthew Flaschen wrote:
> Nigel Ridley wrote:
>> Running updated Feisty
>> When opening K3b I get the following 'message':
>> Mp3 Audio Decoder plugin not found.
>> K3b could not load or find the Mp3 decoder plugin. This means that you will not be 
>> able to create Audio CDs from Mp3 files. Many Linux distributions do not include 
>> Mp3 support for legal reasons.
> Untested, but I remember people answering this. Install libk3b2-mp3  Not
> sure why a wrapper can't be uninstalled by default (using a standard
> package for the actual codec ), but there you go.
> Matt Flaschen

That did it - thank you.

Strange that K3b gives cryptic messages rather than a straight "you need to 
install libk3b2-mp3"

Thanks again.



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