wma files quit playing

Thomas tfultz33 at gmail.com
Mon Jul 26 22:40:25 UTC 2010

Thomas wrote:
> When I first installed Karmic I installed codecs that play all kinds of 
> files. I was able to play wma files in Rhythmbox and Totem. After a few 
> weeks and a security update (have no idea what they were) and installing 
> kino, avidemux, and libdvdcss2 and some other non av stuff I found out 
> today that i can no longer play my wma files.
> In both Rhythmbox and Movie Player (Totem) It pops up a window and 
> searches for plugins then returns No such luck. The requested plugins 
> are:  Windows Media Audio decoder.
> I downloaded the restricted-packages when I first installed karmic and 
> everything played.
> Any Ideas?
> Thanks,
> Thomas
One more thing: I never thought I'd ever get any help from a newsgroup 
since it looks so chaotic, but this beats the hell out of a forum =o)> 
First time I've asked for help in a NG.

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