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Old 12-06-2004, 03:02 PM   #1
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playing mkv files on mplayer


Hi,

I'm new to linux and i'd like to know how to play matroska video files on mplayer. I have compiled libmatroska and libebml those i found at matroska.org, but what should i do now?
 
Old 12-06-2004, 03:15 PM   #2
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OK, so have you tried simply opening the file? Did you get errors? What were they? What have you tried?

mplayer can play matroska files....but your question is too open-ended.

Repost when you have tried playing the file, with any errors, otherwise enjoy your movie
 
Old 12-06-2004, 03:33 PM   #3
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You have to recompile mplayer if you have compiled and installed libmatroska after you have compile mplayer.
 
Old 12-07-2004, 07:24 AM   #4
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Thanks for your posts!

I recompiled mplayer and it's working now.
 
  


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