Dominic Marks dominic_marks at btinternet.com
Mon Nov 26 13:41:31 GMT 2001

On Monday 26 November 2001 1:37 pm, Jeff LaCoursiere wrote:
> I have some AVI files I made a few years ago on a machine that no
> longer exists.  I vaguely understand codecs are involved in the
> layout of such files, and without the original codec I cannot play
> them.  Sure enough, two windows machines I have access to cannot do
> anything with these files.  I tried xanim under FreeBSD but it just
> displayed a window of garbage.  Any other AVI tools under FreeBSD
> that might allow me to at least discover what codec was used so I
> can search for it?

Dont know, but ive never had anything that hasnt played under 
`mplayer' which is ports.


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