recording sound and saving in/ exporting to MP3
jonesc at hep.phy.cam.ac.uk
Thu Apr 30 16:36:38 UTC 2009
Lisi Reisz wrote:
> I am wanting to install win32codecs, files for MP3 etc. et al., with an
> initial view to being able to chose MP3 as my filetype in Gnome Sound
> Recorder. So I found instructions on the net and tried to add the Medibuntu
> repositories to my sources list.
> I now have a Medibuntu entry in sources.list.d, but nothing in sources.list
> and Synaptic does not seem to be using it.
> I am new to Ubuntu and Gnome, tho' not to Linux, and a recording and mixing
> n00b and ignoramus.
> All advice in sorting this out gratefully received, and by all means ask me if
> I have plugged it in!! Or tell me to RTFM. ;-( But if you say the second,
> could you tell me where to find the FM??
> sudo apt-get update
give ? Do you see anything from medibuntu listed ?
If it does try running
> sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
to make sure you are up to date.
Then see if
> sudo apt-get install w32codecs
If anything above fails. Post the output you get.
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