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hi,
i want to know about video player in linux like we use in WINDOWS media player. I have Linux 8.0 so there is no package to run video files,
thanks!
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Try mplayer

http://www.mplayerhq.hu/

(GUI is not enabled by default, if you want it you'll have to pass that option to ./configure)
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BTW - The lastest stable version of Linux is 2.4.20. Perhaps you mean Red Hat 8.0?
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ohh yes one very good player that i use is  xine.. its pretty good . GUI not that impressive ( similar to xmms ( winamp clone for linux))
but have full screen play and all the good video player features
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if u did full installation of redhat 8.00 xine must already be there .. else u can install selected package .. must be in multimedia category of packages..
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