[CentOS] Desktop media apps query

Jim Perrin jperrin at gmail.com
Wed Nov 23 16:20:47 UTC 2005

On 11/23/05, Sanjay Arora <sanjay.k.arora at gmail.com> wrote:
> Want to support the following apps on some of our centos 4.2 desktops.
> Are yum-installable binaries/rpms available for CentOS 4.2 and which
> repository?
> MP3 player
> Macromedia Flash/Shockwave
> MPlayer Media Player
> RealPlayer 10 Media Player
> Java J2RE and Mozilla Plug-in
> MS TrueType fonts

MS TrueType Fonts are no longer available, and there's a mess of
licensing restriction surrounding them. Basically you can't get them
anymore unless you know how to do it yourself.

See http://www.microsoft.com/truetype/fontpack/win.htm for details.

Jim Perrin
System Architect - UIT
Ft Gordon & US Army Signal Center

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