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Re: [trinity-users] Re: what can I do, uptodare wheezy, to play video3gpp2950.3g2, which claims its an mpeg4

From: Greg Madden <gomadtroll@...>
Date: Fri, 23 Mar 2018 01:30:44 -0800
On Friday 23 March 2018 01:15:38 am Dr. Nikolaus Klepp wrote:
> Am Freitag, 23. März 2018 schrieb Greg Madden:
> > On Friday 23 March 2018 12:30:17 am Gene Heskett wrote:
> >[...]
> >
> > > The bad file has been there long enough that the good one has aged out
> > > of my amanda backups already.
> >
> > Don't know, some thoughts or $.02 worth/
> >
> > Seems to be Windows Media file, MP4 is the container I think the .3g2 is
> > the WM part.
> >
> > wmplayer=Windows Media player?
> > Play on Linux is Wine, (POL)
> > w9ndows Media player probably works with POL and/or wine.
> >
> > Handbrake claims to transcode any format, I use it on my DVD
> > collection..works great.
>
> I always use mplayer and supplementals from deb-multimedia, as I found
> stock versions from debian/devuan to be broken for most of my files:
>
> deb http://www.deb-multimedia.org stretch main non-free

Forgot to mention Wheezy is old for multimedia, and bugs have been fixed since 
then.

I use mpv, stay away from Deb-multimedia, mess's with Stable library depends, 
when compiling some sources. ymmv