[PLUG] Streaming Video on Linux

Paul Mullen pem at nellump.net
Fri Sep 3 11:00:03 PDT 2004


On Fri, Sep 03, 2004 at 09:53:23AM -0700, Paul Johnson wrote:
> 
> Rich Shepard <rshepard at appl-ecosys.com> writes:
> 
> > On the same thread, can ogg vorbis coexist with RealPlayer?
> 
> RealPlayer cannot play Ogg Vorbis, no.  XMMS, however, can.

I don't recall if it's been mentioned yet, but mplayer can make use of
the shared libraries that the RealAdvertiser client installs. I find
mplayer signicantly less unpleasant to use than RealPlayer, making this
a really nifty feature.


Paul





More information about the PLUG mailing list