[ubuntu-in] How to run mp3 files and c programs

Sharad Ganapathy sharadg at yahoo-inc.com
Tue Sep 12 11:59:00 BST 2006

francis bosco wrote:

> Friends,
>               I have installed ubuntu linux 6.06 in my system. I am 
> very proud to use it. I cannot compile the C files using ubuntu and 
> also I am not able to play .mp3, .mpeg,.wma files in linux.
>              How can i run mp3 files in linux and also how to get gcc
>                 your's
>                       Francis Bosco
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To run and compile C files do a build essential in your Synaptic Package 
Manager or do a apt-get install build-essential. This will install gcc 
and other stuffs. To get mp3 working in ubuntu do a apt-get install 
xmms. This player plays mp3  and for mpeg i suggest mplayer.


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