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== See Also == == Debian-specific information ==
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 * DebianPkg:mplayer   [[DebianPkg:mplayer|mplayer]]
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== External Links ==
 * http://www.mplayerhq.hu - Project homepage;
* http://www.mplayerhq.hu/DOCS/HTML/en/faq.html - Upstream FAQ
 * [[irc://irc.freenode.net/%23mplayer|#mplayer]] - [[IRC]] channel;
  * http://wiki.multimedia.cx/?title=MPlayer_FAQ - #mplayer FAQ
 * http://people.debian.org/~mjr/mplayer.html - The Debian and mplayer FAQ


  [[https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/source-package/mplayer|Security Bug Tracker]]

== upstream specific information ==

 * [[http://www.mplayerhq.hu|Homepage]]

* [[http://www.mplayerhq.hu/DOCS/HTML/en/faq.html|FAQ]]

 * [[irc://irc.freenode.net/%23mplayer|#mplayer]] - [[IRC]] channel
  * [[http://wiki.multimedia.cx/?title=MPlayer_FAQ|#mplayer FAQ]]

== other information ==

 * [[WikiPedia:mplayer|mplayer on wikipedia]]

Translation(s): English - French - Italiano

(!) ?Discussion

MPlayer is a powerful multimedia player and more - It plays almost anything from RealPlayer to avi. It has a useful and powerful companion for video encoding called mencoder.

There is a MPlayer plug-in for Iceweasel, gecko-mediaplayer. See also: MPlayer on Wikipedia.

Front ends

MPlayer has many independently developed GUIs:

Binary codecs (optional)

MPlayer can use binary codecs to extend support for file formats, see MultimediaCodecs.


  • Render video as ASCII art: mplayer -vo caca MyFile.mpg or mplayer -vo aa MyFile.mpg

Debian-specific information

upstream specific information

other information

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