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Old 06-19-2007, 11:57 PM   #1
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Arrow Play a movie on one computer and stream the audio.


I have a computer with really big speakers, and I want to play a movie and view in on one computer and play it on the computer on the other side of the room. the computer with the speakes only has a PIII 650MHz with 512MM so it does not not play video well. both are running fedore 7. and I love kplayer.

2.6.21-1.3228.fc7
 
Old 06-20-2007, 08:10 PM   #2
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I guess kplayer is a gui-fied version of mplayer? Running 'mplayer -ao help' gives you the audio output options. Typically these include some network-capable options like jack and esd. These should allow you to direct the sound to another machine on the network. Here's the page for jack, for example:

http://jackaudio.org/

I've never tried it, so I don't know if there are any serious latency issues which could make it hard to keep picture/sound sync. I guess you don't want to run an audio cable between the two PCs.
 
Old 06-29-2007, 11:27 PM   #3
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Wink yes

kplayer use mplayer. mplayer-gui just suck. . I think its ugly.
thank you for your help
 
  


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