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howtos:software:mplayer [2012/10/20 00:26 (UTC)]
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-== "How to use MPlayer on the command-line" ​==+====== How to use MPlayer on the Command-line ======
 [[http://​www.linuxquestions.org/​questions/​slackware-14/​slackware-documentation-project-4175422561/​|As suggested by kikinovak as a slackdoc topic]]. [[http://​www.linuxquestions.org/​questions/​slackware-14/​slackware-documentation-project-4175422561/​|As suggested by kikinovak as a slackdoc topic]].
  
-== What is mplayer? == +===== What is mplayer? ​===== 
-Basically, mplayer is a command-line movie player packaged into most slackware installations ​that happens to work great with music files in addition to watching movies.+Basically, mplayer is a command-line movie player packaged into most slackware installations; It happens to work like a champ with music files in addition to watching movies.
 Because mplayer doesn'​t strictly require a desktop environment to be running while playing music, it is quite light and is ideal for wimpier machines such as netbooks. Because mplayer doesn'​t strictly require a desktop environment to be running while playing music, it is quite light and is ideal for wimpier machines such as netbooks.
  
-== How to invoke mplayer ==+===== How to invoke mplayer ​=====
 Below are a couple of basic ways of calling mplayer. Below are a couple of basic ways of calling mplayer.
  
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-== Useful shortcut keys ==+==== Useful shortcut keys ====
 While running, mplayer can be controlled by additional keyboard input. While running, mplayer can be controlled by additional keyboard input.
  
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   * ctrl+c - Escape/​Quit.   * ctrl+c - Escape/​Quit.
  
-== Gotchas ==+=== Gotchas ​===
 Don't accidentally hit the arrow keys while mplayer is running; It will alter the audio playback speed (quite annoying). Don't accidentally hit the arrow keys while mplayer is running; It will alter the audio playback speed (quite annoying).
  
-== Playlists ==+==== Playlists ​====
 You can also tell mplayer to play tracks from a playlist. You can also tell mplayer to play tracks from a playlist.
  
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 [[http://​zuttobenkyou.wordpress.com/​2009/​01/​17/​how-to-quickly-make-a-playlist-for-mplayer/​|Here'​s a nifty article on creating sorted playlists and then some.]] [[http://​zuttobenkyou.wordpress.com/​2009/​01/​17/​how-to-quickly-make-a-playlist-for-mplayer/​|Here'​s a nifty article on creating sorted playlists and then some.]]
  
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 +  * Written by [[wiki:​user:​aschyiel | aschyiel]]
  
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