Subject: Re: quicktime player?
To: Soren Jacobsen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 09/06/2003 14:15:35
In message <20030906173434.GI32628@blef.org>, Soren Jacobsen writes:
>On 09/06 13:30, Steve Bellovin wrote:
>> Is there anything in pkgsrc that can play Quicktime movies, and in
>> particular .mov files? My camera (a Nikon 990) can generate them.
>> (Aside: I was surprised that the official Apple Quicktime isn't
>> available for Linux.)
>graphics/mplayer will play them.
Thanks; that did the trick.
>Apple has cooperated with CodeWeavers, the people who did CrossOver, and
>they have produced a working quicktime player/plugin for GNU/Linux
>systems. Not really worth the money now that ffmpeg (a library that
>mplayer uses) can decode Sorenson movies now :)
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.research.att.com/~smb