No sound/audio in KDE4 (SOLVED)

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Tue Feb 9 16:48:07 PST 2010

On Feb 9, 2010, at 13:35, Daniel Simon wrote:

> The standard install of KDE4 through MacPorts uses Qt's phonon system, which in turn uses the native QuickTime as a backend.  As it states at , if QuickTime can't play it, phonon can't play it.
> The solution is to install the Xiph (ogg) QuickTime component ( to allow QuickTime to play ogg files.  Installing Perian ( wouldn't hurt, either.
> There should be a note during the port install process saying that this step is necessary since much of KDE's audio is in ogg format.

Could you please file a ticket requesting this change?

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