mplayer + realaudio ... what to expect when installing ...

Simon Barner barner at
Thu May 27 06:52:27 PDT 2004

Lars Eighner wrote:
> works fine without X - whether you can build it without X, I
> don't know and I rather doubt.


out of curiosity, I renamed /usr/X11R6, removed the USE_XLIB line from
the port. It configured fine (stating that all of the X11 video out
options were disabled), so I guess it will also build an run.

Given that fact, that you can also hack the linux-realplayer port not to
depend on the linux compatibility layer (which would probably introduce
a dependency on X11), and the fact that mplayer has its own magic to use
linux and even windows shared libraries, the OPs goal should be really

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