Video Player change proposel

Leszek Lesner leszek.lesner at
Fri Sep 14 19:39:22 UTC 2012

Am Freitag, 14. September 2012, 14:17:59 schrieb Sandor Ortegon:
> Hello,
> As for the video player, there are two things that bother me about using
> GNOME-Mplayer and actually Mplayer, because the main problems are not
> related to the front-end, but are related to mplayer itself.
> 1)  Streaming and Radio Stations: Just to make a test ... if I try to play
> a pls file from a radio station, for example:
>  (or files from
> Winamp Shoutcast Radio) ... VLC and audacious play it inmediately ... but
> if I am using a browser and try to play using the plugin (or mplayer
> itself) ... it takes about a minute to play it ...

The geckomediaplayer plugin has a hardcoded 20% buffer rule. 

> 2) Playlists: I have very frequently the problem that I am reproducing a
> playlist and when reproduction of a file end ... it doesn't go
> automatically to the next entry of the playlist.

I cannot reproduce it. 
Do you experience the problem with special audio files or video files ? 

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