[xubuntu-users] Multimedia support
mrzenwiz at gmail.com
Tue Sep 2 23:44:31 UTC 2014
On Tue, Sep 2, 2014 at 2:22 PM, Peter Flynn <peter at silmaril.ie> wrote:
> I would like to be able to:
> 1. play music I download or rip from my CDs (most of this actually
> works, except that I'm a classical music person, so the tagging
> is largely meaningless)
There are many options - gmusicbrowser is the default and it works
fairly well if you don't mind the library setup. I use mplayer.
There was another one in 12.04, Parole, I think, but I almost always
use mplayer after ripping (usually via k3b IIRC) or downloading
(youtube-dl) and converting (avconv) the music.
> 4. watch DVDs (and hear them too)
VLC works for me. mplayer can do this also, it's just a little trickier.
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