[joe-frank-list] Re: Activity on joefrank.com
shiro at uclink4.berkeley.edu
Mon Jun 21 18:26:43 PDT 2004
On Mon, Jun 21, 2004 at 05:27:34PM -0700, innadadadavida at yahoo.com wrote:
> >There's a lot of activity on JoeFrank.com just now. The Realplayer
> >streams are all gone, and windows media player streams are going up,
> What lossage... well, Linux users and others who want to keep micro$hit off
> their computers can try VLC, the "plays just about everything" player - <http://www.videolan.org/vlc/>
Thanks. Never heard of vlc. Will give it a try.
Mplayer will also handle almost all windows media files, assuming the appropriate codecs are installed. If it chokes on the asx file, just open it with a text editor and play the enclosed file url directly. I just tried the free version of In The Dark (remix), and it works fine. (With mplayer 1.0pre3-3.2.3, and every codec from the sourceforge site installed.)
I've heard that xine will play them also, but never tried it.
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