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    questions about ALAC free codec [also how to make a Xmms alac plugin]

    ok so it is now free and open source



    and doing this puts it on my system


    Code:
    sudo apt-get install subversion
    Code:
    svn checkout http://svn.macosforge.org/repository/alac/trunk ALAC
    Code:
    cd ALAC/codec
    Code:
    make

    BUT that all goes well but when i run alacconvert as a command


    i get
    Code:
    alacconvert: command not found


    so my first question is how do you use this to compress and decompress alac files


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    my second question is how to make a Xmms alac plugin; since it is now open source there are no obstacles apart from knowing how to


    any of you learned chaps see a way there?
    Last edited by shantiq; November 14th, 2012 at 02:18 PM.
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