Totem and Codec

Kenneth P. Turvey kt-usenet at
Mon Jun 12 05:11:08 UTC 2006

On Mon, 12 Jun 2006 05:03:06 +0100, erik1397 wrote:

> is this a joke or not?  why then would you post in the ubuntu users
> mailing list forum?

Because I'm trying to view an avi file under Ubuntu.  Did I not make this

> if it's not a joke, then did you try al of the restricted formats?

I have w32codecs already installed (the only thing on that page that seems
relevant).  Do the codecs supported by this change?  I can't imagine that
this will solve the problem since my wife's Windows box cannot view this
file either. 

Maybe I'm reading more into your message than you intended...  did you
really intend to come off as a smart ass?  

The question I asked was fairly clear and applies to an Ubuntu desktop. 
If you really can't help why did you respond at all? 

Kenneth P. Turvey <kt-usenet at>

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