mplayer vs xine
stormspotter at 6Texans.net
Fri Feb 4 13:44:07 PST 2005
On Fri, 4 Feb 2005 22:32:06 +0100
Gert Cuykens <gert.cuykens at gmail.com> wrote:
> So who do you like the most and why ?
I like mplayer for cli stuff and xine for gui. Mainly because the cli
stuff I do is downloading and converting streams from wma/rm to
wav/ogg/mp3, etc. and I use the gui for watching videos and such.
Xine won't do the stream conversion that mplayer can, from what I have
seen. And I prefer the layout of the controls on Xine better than
Just my $0.02. YMMV.
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