Kubuntu Hardy won't play .bin movie?

Steven Vollom stevenvollom at sbcglobal.net
Mon Dec 1 15:32:09 UTC 2008

Octavian Florea wrote:
> On 11/30/2008 09:18 PM, Steven Vollom wrote:
>> I downloaded it from a torrent source, like Mininova. I don't remember
>> which.  It was different from all other rar's I downloaded, in that,
>> after Kate opens it, it is shown as a .bin.  As I recall, they usually
>> show as .avi files.  When I attempt to open it, I get a choice of
>> players; I choose Helix, because it is the one that said it could play
>> .bin's.  I don't understand this any more than I appear to understand.
>> Thanks!
>> Steven
> Since it came off a torrent it may well be a cd/dvd image (clone). Did 
> the torrent / rar contain a .cue file as well?
It did not mention a .cue, only .bin.

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