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View Poll Results: Video Media Player Application of the Year
mplayer 161 30.38%
VLC 312 58.87%
xine 20 3.77%
Totem 16 3.02%
kaffeine 14 2.64%
Dragon Player 6 1.13%
FFplay 1 0.19%
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Old 01-12-2011, 04:17 PM   #1
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Video Media Player Application of the Year


What do you use to watch video?

--jeremy
 
Old 01-13-2011, 10:58 AM   #2
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Mplayer.
 
Old 01-13-2011, 02:09 PM   #3
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MPlayer. Mind you, over the last year I came across a few slightly broken video files that only VLC could play by default (I guess it's a matter of flags/options)
 
Old 01-13-2011, 04:41 PM   #4
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VLC & Mplayer...
 
Old 01-13-2011, 07:18 PM   #5
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VLC
 
Old 01-13-2011, 10:27 PM   #6
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Well, I mostly use GNOME MPlayer, but it still uses regular ol' MPlayer as its backend
 
Old 01-14-2011, 09:23 AM   #7
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VLC
 
Old 01-14-2011, 01:09 PM   #8
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VLC.
 
Old 01-14-2011, 04:17 PM   #9
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I normally use Gnome-Mplayer, but I'm quite impressed by Parole.
 
Old 01-15-2011, 12:27 PM   #10
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Mplayer.
Actually smplayer
 
Old 01-16-2011, 01:37 AM   #11
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I actually like them all and think they all deserve recognition.
 
Old 01-16-2011, 04:52 AM   #12
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Old 01-16-2011, 01:20 PM   #13
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VLC
 
Old 01-16-2011, 02:57 PM   #14
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mplayer!
 
Old 01-16-2011, 04:12 PM   #15
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Mplayer is the backend to the media players I use on both the desktop and the N800.
 
  


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