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post #1 of 11
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OK guys, I've finally set up to have dial up on my Ubuntu (don't ask me how I wouldn't be able to answer that )
Now, I have some questions...
What good mp3 player is out there ? I want a simple app, maybe winamp ?
Some more questions will surely come up as I use Ubuntu...
EDIT : How do you set up Gaim to show all of your contacts ? Not just the onlines one...
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post #2 of 11
theres winamp.....like you said...... or you could get i tunes but i dont reccomend it
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post #3 of 11
I <3 Ubuntu. I just gave my programming teacher about 20 cd's of the thing.

Uh, use XMMS. Just customize it on gnome-look.org and it will look great.

Quote:
sudo apt-get install xmms
[I think. There might be some other part to that command that I am forgetting. Look it up]
post #4 of 11
on GAIM go to... first tab idk what it is then go down and make it click Show Offline Buddies.
post #5 of 11
I would say get VLC. It will play anything, I mean ANYTHING!!!
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post #6 of 11
But it isn't fun to have a little black screen comming out of VLC while playing mp3s. A small little controller would be better IMO.

I do like VLC and m-player for their movie playing capabilities though.
post #7 of 11
Amarok or Exile. I personally prefer simpler apps. like XMMS and Beep.
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post #8 of 11
XMMS is nice. I use the included RealPlayer so far, will get XMMS back on again soon (havin' some issues with da rig )
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post #9 of 11
XMMS is the best IMO for ubuntu
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post #10 of 11
amaroK for audio, banshee is good to, but I prefer amaroK.
Comparison
Take a look at that.
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