movie players

Mike Bristow mike at
Thu Mar 27 14:26:06 GMT 2003

On Wed, 2003-03-26 at 14:51, Peter McGarvey wrote:
> * David Richards <davidr at> [2003-03-26 14:37:07 GMT]:
> > Hi
> >     Now that my system is completely working with sound X and network. 
> > What movie playersare there ? I am looking for a general one like linux's 
> > mplayer ?
> LIKE mplayer?
> What's wrong WITH mplayer?
>     cd /usr/ports/multimedia/mplayer
>     make install clean

And for future reference:

cd /usr/ports
make search key=mplayer


cd /usr/ports
ls -ald */mplayer

(The former is quicker, and can give you answers that don't need a
precise question, but can give you reams out output,. so I tend to use
the latter if I want the foobar port, but can't remember where it is)

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