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Does a Totem codec for viewing .wmv files exist? If so, what's the pacman name to install it?
 
Does a Totem codec for viewing .wmv files exist? If so, what's the pacman name to install it?
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:If you install the entire gstreamer group you will have .wmv support in Totem, since it uses Gstreamer. See [http://gstreamer.freedesktop.org/data/doc/gstreamer/head/pwg/html/section-types-definitions.html] and [http://projects.gnome.org/totem/]. --[[User:AlexKarro|AlexKarro]] 11:40, 4 January 2012 (EST)
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What is the relationship between the backends of gstreamer and xine versus codecs in general. Since they are both mentioned, it might be good to expand that subject a little. - [[User:KitchM|KitchM]] 23:24, 30 September 2010 (EDT)
''pacman -S codecs gstreamer0.10-bad gstreamer0.10-ugly gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg gstreamer0.10-ugly-plugins'' did not work for me, however ''pacman -S gstreamer0.10-bad gstreamer0.10-ugly gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg gstreamer0.10-ugly-plugins'' (without the codecs after pacman -S), does.
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Does a Totem codec for viewing .wmv files exist? If so, what's the pacman name to install it?

If you install the entire gstreamer group you will have .wmv support in Totem, since it uses Gstreamer. See [1] and [2]. --AlexKarro 11:40, 4 January 2012 (EST)

Relationships

What is the relationship between the backends of gstreamer and xine versus codecs in general. Since they are both mentioned, it might be good to expand that subject a little. - KitchM 23:24, 30 September 2010 (EDT)