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From: Michael Mol <mikemol@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] MTS player
Date: Tue, 03 Apr 2012 17:18:14
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] MTS player by James
On Tue, Apr 3, 2012 at 1:09 PM, James <wireless@×××××××××××.com> wrote:
> Hello, > > My new Sony camcorder produces MTS and CPI video output files. > > So far I have found that Dragon Player works OK replaying the files. > I just notices that there is mplayer and mplayer2; not sure > what the differences are between the two. > > mplayer2 failed to compile; so now it's off to debug that failure, > as I'm assuming that mplayer2 is better than mplayer ????
mplayer2 is a fork of mplayer. I use mplayer2 (instead of mplayer) because it has better stream seeking behavior for my use cases. I don't remember what all the differences are, though. Both are actively-maintained projects. -- :wq


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[gentoo-user] Re: MTS player James <wireless@×××××××××××.com>