[mythtv-users] Mythvideo: Internal Player, mplayer or Xine which is prefered?

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Wed Aug 15 15:35:31 UTC 2007

On Aug 15, 2007, at 8:32 AM, Ma Begaj wrote:

> I use mplayer because I was too lazy to try Internal player.
> I also read about Internal's problems with subtitles and I was not
> sure does the Internal player support subtitles in external files or
> in mkv.
> So here I am ... with a few questions ... If someone does not mind  
> to answer:
> 1. does the Internal player can handle avi's etc. with external
> subtitles (in separate files like srt,sub)?
> 2. does it work with mkv?
> 3. does it work with multiple sound streams in mkv?
> sorry for partly off-topic...
> M.

I don't know the answer off the top of my head, but it's REALLY easy  
to change your player to Internal just for one video and see if it  
works for you. I refuse to believe someone's THAT lazy. ;)

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