[MPlayer-users] protected WMA?

Guillaume POIRIER poirierg at gmail.com
Sun May 22 20:47:30 CEST 2005


On 5/22/05, Steve Kleene <skmpl at syrano.acb.uc.edu> wrote:
> I paid for and downloaded a WMA audio file from buy.com and can't play it
> with mplayer.  I suppose it may be protected.  Is this expected to be
> unplayable, or is there a way that I can play it?  Lots of other videos and
> sound files play OK.  I just installed a new release of mplayer to see if
> that would help.  It didn't.

Your file is more than likely protected by a Digital Rights Management
system, which MPlayer doesn't and won't support in the foreseeable
future. Sorry!
If you need more information, dig the ML with the "DRM" keyword.


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