Media player recommendation

John L Fjellstad john-ubuntu at
Wed Oct 25 18:37:31 UTC 2006

"Dotan Cohen" <dotancohen at> writes:

> On 19/10/06, .:M4y3.c0:. < at> wrote:
>> vlc is the king
>>        MY
> I agree that VLC is great, but it won't:
> 1) won't play these realmedia files
> 2) let me adjust the playback speed.
> No, I just found the real king: mplayer in graphical form, Gmplayer.
> Same keyboard shortcuts as Mplayer, which means that I have total
> control over playback (and subtitles). Wish I knew about Gmplayer
> earlier.

If you set kmplayer to use the mplayer backend, you can adjust the
playback speed and everything else mplayer can do.

John L. Fjellstad
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