replacement for VLC: I dont want Qt

Loïc Martin loic.martin3 at
Mon Jan 19 15:58:25 UTC 2009

Dotan Cohen wrote:
> 2009/1/19 Loïc Martin <loic.martin3 at>:
>> David Fox wrote:
>>> On Sat, Jan 17, 2009 at 12:41 PM, Loïc Martin <loic.martin3 at> wrote:
>>>> For times when VLC doesn't work well I've found SMPlayer (frontend to
>>>> MPlayer) a good alternative, especially for some 1080p content that VLC
>>> Does the issue go away when using the 'cvlc' frontend to vlc - maybe
>>> that is not qt?
>> How would a frontend change codec and output related problems?
> To be fair, you did not mention what "doesn't work" and we are in fact
> discussing front ends here. Although I understood what you meant, I
> understand that not everyone would have.

I did. "especially for some 1080p content that VLC
chokes on on my computer"

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