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Old 03-06-2003, 08:13 PM   #1
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mpeg plugin


I went to a page that had a movie on it. It said that I need a Winblows Media player plug-in or some such crap. So I went to the M$ site and low and behold, nothing for LInux. Is there a substitue for this? Or do I have to switch to Windows to watch movies?

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Old 03-06-2003, 10:05 PM   #2
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Why would Microsoft have anything for Linux ?

Goto www.mplayerhq.hu and install mplayer to watch movies with.
 
Old 03-06-2003, 10:25 PM   #3
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The remark about M$ not having anything for Linux was kind of a joke. Will mplayer work for 'enbedded' videos?
 
Old 03-06-2003, 10:55 PM   #4
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I found this link the other day. I haven't bothered working on installing it yet, but it looks like it's worth a shot.

http://mplayerplug-in.sourceforge.net/
 
  


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