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Phil Fernandez
2004-09-08, 00:01
Dean -- Sorry if I'm being dense, but I'm not sure exactly which other
file types you mean. I'm glad to test out and report anything that is
helpful...what types should I test?

pmf

-----Original Message-----
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[mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of dean
blackketter
Sent: Tuesday, September 07, 2004 7:39 AM
To: Slim Devices Discussion
Subject: [slim] Problem with mov123 on Win2K Server


Phil,

Will other file types open with that version of mov123.exe on that
machine? That error indicates that specific QuickTime component failed
to open.

-dean

On Sep 6, 2004, at 3:52 PM, Phil Fernandez wrote:

> I'm running Server 5.2.1 on Windows 2000 Server, with Quicktime 6.5.1
> and a current LAME. Trying to play UNprotectected .m4a files. Having

> a problem with conversion failure. If I run mov123 standalone, I get
> an error saying conversion failed with error -3000.
>
> A while back, June I think, there was a discussion about this same
> problem, but the conversation died when the original poster mentioned
> that he got things working by using the mov123.exe from 5.1.
>
> This is the same situaiton for me...if I replace the mov123.exe from
> 5.2.1 with the old mov123.exe from 5.1, all works fine. I also tried
> the mov123.exe from the 9/6/04 nightly, and have the same problem with

> the -3000 error.
>
> At some level, I have everything working fine by using the old binary,
> but it would be really nice if this worked correctly under current
> distributions of the server. Does anyone have any idea what's going
> on? Why this broke between 5.1 and 5.2?
>
> (Note that the mov123 from 5.2 *does* work correctly for me under
> WinXP and QT6.5.1, so this appears to be somehow related to Win 2000
> (server)).
>
> pmf
>

dean
2004-09-08, 22:35
Sorry for being vague. Try running mov123.exe standalone again, but
instead of one of the m4a files, use another file type like mp3 or
AIFF.

-dean

On Sep 8, 2004, at 12:01 AM, Phil Fernandez wrote:

> Dean -- Sorry if I'm being dense, but I'm not sure exactly which other
> file types you mean. I'm glad to test out and report anything that is
> helpful...what types should I test?
>
> pmf
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of dean
> blackketter
> Sent: Tuesday, September 07, 2004 7:39 AM
> To: Slim Devices Discussion
> Subject: [slim] Problem with mov123 on Win2K Server
>
>
> Phil,
>
> Will other file types open with that version of mov123.exe on that
> machine? That error indicates that specific QuickTime component failed
> to open.
>
> -dean
>
> On Sep 6, 2004, at 3:52 PM, Phil Fernandez wrote:
>
>> I'm running Server 5.2.1 on Windows 2000 Server, with Quicktime 6.5.1
>> and a current LAME. Trying to play UNprotectected .m4a files. Having
>
>> a problem with conversion failure. If I run mov123 standalone, I get
>> an error saying conversion failed with error -3000.
>>
>> A while back, June I think, there was a discussion about this same
>> problem, but the conversation died when the original poster mentioned
>> that he got things working by using the mov123.exe from 5.1.
>>
>> This is the same situaiton for me...if I replace the mov123.exe from
>> 5.2.1 with the old mov123.exe from 5.1, all works fine. I also tried
>> the mov123.exe from the 9/6/04 nightly, and have the same problem with
>
>> the -3000 error.
>>
>> At some level, I have everything working fine by using the old binary,
>> but it would be really nice if this worked correctly under current
>> distributions of the server. Does anyone have any idea what's going
>> on? Why this broke between 5.1 and 5.2?
>>
>> (Note that the mov123 from 5.2 *does* work correctly for me under
>> WinXP and QT6.5.1, so this appears to be somehow related to Win 2000
>> (server)).
>>
>> pmf
>>