On Sat, 13 Feb 2021 09:19:52 +0000, Ian Stewart wrote:
Then there is
which is described as free and open-source media player software
based on MPlayer, mplayer2 and FFmpeg.
MPlayer was just a CLI tool, as I recall. There were a bunch of
different GUI front ends, including KMplayer for KDE, also SMPlayer
which I think was supposed to be simpler, and I don’t know what else.
Makes me wonder if MPV is now becoming more popular
than VLC ???
Projects seem to spawn other offshoot projects, which then spawn even
more offshoots. Me, I mainly stick to ffplay. Though I created my own
simple wrapper script for that. ;)