Category Archives: mediaplayers

Albix 3.0 arrives

Albix 3.0 brings improvements and an updated outlook.

License

#Albix 3.0 (PostX 0.5 revision 1.) Copyright (c) 2017 JJ Posti <techtimejourney.net>

#This program comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY;

#for details see: http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/gpl.html.

#This is free software, and you are welcome to redistribute it under

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Albix Player v. 2.1 has arrived

python music player, python linux, python linux music

Albix 2.1. brings new features and stability upgrades.

License

#Albix 2.1 (a.k.a. PostX 0.4.4 revision) Copyright (c) 2017 JJ Posti <techtimejourney.net>

#This program comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY;

#for details see: http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/gpl.html.

#This is free software, and you are welcome to redistribute it under

#GPL Version 2, June 1991″)

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Veritas Player arrives

Here comes Veritas Player. Veritas is written with Python and Gtk3 and it uses Videolan´s Python module to achieve things in its backend. In other words: it has features of Vlc in it.

vlc gui, gui for vlc, vlc gtk3 gui

Veritas Player v.1

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Building mplayer and gmplayer (mplayer gui)

In this entry I am going to go through the steps, which are needed for building the latest mplayer and gmplayer from their source codes. I am also going to show how to easily create .deb packages when using a distribution coming from the  Debian family (Debian,Ubuntu, Linux Mint etc.)  The steps below are done within a terminal client.

If you are using distributions that is not related to Debian family then compiling and installing follows the simple pattern of  ./configure && make && sudo make install

You can pass some options to the configure line, which appear under the section  CONFIGURE_FLAGS = \  (see below for a full example). A  short  example:  ./configure – – enable-gui

If you need any help with the configure line execute ./configure – – help for a full options listing.

Important. There should be no space between – – markings (this is a WordPress related problem, which  shows the markings incorrectly).

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