smplayer dependency on mplayer1

RW rwmaillists at
Tue May 20 10:54:02 UTC 2014

On Mon, 19 May 2014 17:54:26 -0700
Ronald F. Guilmette wrote:

> Looking at the Makefile for multimedia/smplayer it appears to me
> that smplayer is dependent upon the 1.x version of mplayer being
> installed, however there exists what I would guess is a later
> and better version of mplayer called multimedia/mplayer2 in the
> ports tree.
> So why is smplayer dependent upon an oldre (and now obsolete?)
> version of mplayer?

mplayer2 is a fork of mplayer, not a later version.

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