Desktop Guide suggests Gxine for a default video player

Jeremy Visser jeremy.visser at
Wed May 2 04:01:36 UTC 2007

On 5/2/07, Ari Torhamo <ari.torhamo at> wrote:
> The section "Play movies and videos" of the Desktop Guide suggests using
> Gxine video player for a wider support for different video formats.
> In my opinion Totem-xine would be a more natural first (alternative)
> choice, because it has the same user interface as the default player
> Totem-gstreamer. Totem-xine and Gxine both use the same media back end,
> so there shouldn't be any difference in the support for video formats.


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