replacement for VLC: I dont want Qt

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Fri Jan 16 17:22:28 UTC 2009

2009/1/16 Mihamina Rakotomandimby (R12y) <mihamina at>:
> Hi,
> I noticed the latest VLC is now using Qt.
> Great.
> Would you know another player that would support as much format out of
> the box as him, but that could have a GTK front-end?
> A player packaged for Ubuntu would be great.

That would be either mplayer (add codecs) or xine (add interface).

Can you please teach us what is objectionable about Qt? I am very
happy with the Qt apps running on my system, including Google Earth,
Skype, VLC, and Opera.

Dotan Cohen


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