[MPlayer-users] mplayer win32 bins?

D Richard Felker III dalias at aerifal.cx
Thu May 1 21:43:30 CEST 2003

On Thu, May 01, 2003 at 08:54:12PM +0200, Winner of tha face compo wrote:
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]

> Sascha Sommer wrote:
> > There are both versions, because mingw mplayer is still missing some
> > features like
> > streaming and cache.
> If someone is willing to contribute some hints on using/installing mingw/cygwin
> MPlayer and their differences, I'll make it available as official download,
> on the homepage. Someone told me MPlayer complained of 'invalid QuickTime DLL',
> and playing RealVideo had buggy image.
> So if we can "guarantee" at least 90% functionality and identify known bugs,
> IMHO these ports should be made public.
> Can't wait to see M$/Apple/Sorenson/... reactions :)

It would be really nice if someone could make a windows-native gui
before the 'official' release. Unfortunately most windows users won't
use a program unless it has gui eye-candy junk.


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