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Re: ubuntu - bbc streaming audio

Bruce Sinclair
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In article <WMn7k.74941$(E-Mail Removed)>, Reg <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
>Be gentle -the terminology I use might be a bit awry - I have just
>installed hardy heron and am floundering a little.
>I want to listen to audio on a radio which receives a signal from a USB
>FM sender.
>I can do this successfully playing ogg files using Rhythmbox but
>Rhythmbox will play streaming audio for me.
>I have realplayer11 installed but when I try to listen to a BBC audio
>stream - if I use the default BBC iPlayer or choose to use RealPlayer I
>get sound streaming through to the radio but it is garbled. (When I
>choose ReaLPlayer I do not see RealPlayer itself but Totem Movie Player
>starts up - which says it is using GStreamer 0.10.18 and GNOME )
>I would be grateful to hear what I have to do to sort this out.

IIRC, there has been much written about the unhelpful bbc on the ubuntu news
group, tho I thought this had been mostly sorted. Google groups might reward
you ?

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