[MPlayer-users] How to play asx ?

Mike Melanson melanson at pcisys.net
Thu Mar 28 21:08:32 CET 2002

On Thu, 28 Mar 2002, Antal Gyori wrote:

>   Is there a way to play Windows Media Player streams using mplayer (.asx 
> file extention) ??? (under RedHat 7.2)
>   If mplayer doesn't play .asx, can you point me to some player that does?

	Alternatively, use asfrecorder (search for it on Google) and use
it to download and save the asx to an asf file. Then play the file at your
leisure using MPlayer. This is especially useful for downloading 300kbps
encoded media over, say, a 1200 baud modem...:)

	-Mike Melanson

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