Subject: Re: MPEG 4 players
To: Tomasz Luchowski <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Emre Yildirim <email@example.com>
Date: 08/14/2001 02:16:26
On Monday 13 August 2001 00:58, Tomasz Luchowski wrote:
> > About that, has anyone heard of a player yet that does not use windows
> > dll files?
> > It's kind of annoying to have to use the laptop (with an ESS soundcard
> > that there is no driver for yet) instead of the SGI with 20" screen.
> As far as I know (I read it on mplayer's homepage) mplayer should work on
> non-i386 if you use another codec than the one based on windows dlls.
I use mplayer (on linux though). It works great; the guy even has a
Win32codec.zip file on his website that has like 35+ codecs that you can
download, in case you dont have a windoze box. Mplayer has been working
really well for me, there isn't a movie that I can't watch (except
quicktime). Unfortunately I couldn't try it on my NetBSD box yet, because it
doesn't have X. Someone should try or possibly make a package for it...
Emre Yildirim <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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