Originally Posted by tuxi
A question on the win32 codecs:
I copied the newest codecs into /usr/lib/win32. Some of the older codecs (with slightly different names) remain in the directory. Should I purge the directory and recopy the newest only? Thanks.
I always whack the entire thing and just unzip/rename the latest one when I do it, I don't try overwriting or any such mojo. Try that instead maybe? I don't think anything except mplayer/mencoder uses that directory so it's probably pretty safe.