Linux and digital video

Kevin Miller kevin at
Wed Jun 12 08:52:01 EDT 2002

On 11/6/02 8:07 pm, malte brill <malte.brill at> wrote:

> I´ve searched the archive for a thread like this and was sure there´s been
> something on that topic, but I´m not able to find it.
> I´m wondering how digital video is displayed on Linux systems, as there is
> no version of Quicktime for Linux I guess. So how can I display mpeg1 video
> on Linux systems?
> Any ideas if any system components have to be installed and if so: is it
> possible to put them on my CD for distribution.

You need to use the xanim library - which will play back a limited number of
QuickTime codecs.


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