Success...almost (RealPlayer)

Kevin C. Smith kevin at
Sun Mar 20 00:05:18 UTC 2005

On Sat, 2005-03-19 at 12:20 -0600, Kyle Penner wrote:
> I've managed to get sound with RealPlayer 10 by disabling sound server
> startup and altering the esd.conf file.  I've also installed alsa-oss
> just because.  But the quality of sound is extremely poor.  I can only
> describe them as clicks; at first I thought it was the stream, but it
> applies to mp3s as well.  I'd like to fix this problem and not use
> something like mplayerplug-in, as that doesn't allow me to navigate
> hour long streaming audio.

I downloaded the RPM and used alien to convert it to a deb.
Install the deb #dpkg -i <package>
Works fine.
Kevin C. Smith

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