[MPlayer-users] How to play asx ?

Felix Buenemann atmosfear at users.sourceforge.net
Fri Mar 29 02:09:02 CET 2002

Am Don, 2002-03-28 um 20.42 schrieb Mike Melanson:
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> 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...:)
why use asfrecoder, if you have mplayer -dumpstream =)

btw. asx playlist are also supported for streaming, just don't use
.playlist then iirc.
> --
> 	-Mike Melanson

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