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Old 09-23-2003, 01:41 PM   #1
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mplayer1.0 vrs mplayer .91

Is the new version of mplayer stable. I am going to install one of the two from source, is their any reason I would not want to install the newer version. Are their many improvements.
Old 09-23-2003, 01:53 PM   #2
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im using the 1.0 one and it works just fine, no problems.. the one thing I like is the 5.0.5 compatibility
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I appreciate your imput, thank you
Old 09-23-2003, 02:52 PM   #4
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Originally posted by shanenin
I appreciate your imput, thank you
imput is great
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I had several crashes on mplayer on some movies (mpg's) in the 1.0 version, so i have decided to move back to 0.91...


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