Changing media player

Sebastien Bacher seb128 at
Sat Sep 18 20:40:47 UTC 2004

Le samedi 18 septembre 2004 à 22:18 +0200, Simon Sandlund a écrit :
> Has anyone tried to change the default media player from Totem to
> something else? By choosing 'properties, open with' on a file, I can
> easily add additional programs, but it just won't let me set another
> program as default. I have done this successfully on other file types, I
> must add.


I don't know if there a GUI but I'll check. BTW for the moment is
defined as a default for media files in /etc/gnome/defaults.list. You
can change this file if you want to change the system defaults, or use a
~/.local/share/mime/defaults.list for your user.


Sebastien Bacher

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