Xine is a free high-performance, portable and reusable multimedia playback engine. Xine itself is a shared library with an easy to use, yet powerful API which is used by many applications for smooth video playback and video processing purposes.
Supported platforms include:
* GNU/Linux (x86, alpha, sparc, ppc, etc)
* FreeBSD (x86)
* Solaris (sparc and x86)
* Irix (mips)
* Darwin/MacOS X (ppc) via the fink project
Support for the following platforms is in progress :
* MS Windows
Many different video output plugins “drivers” exist. If you’re using X11 the use of the Xv extension XFree 4.x, X.Org is highly recommended. Xv makes use of some capabilities of video cards most notably colorspace conversion and scaling for faster and smoother playback.
Audio output is supported on OSS, Alsa, artsd, esd (not recommended) and IRIXAL (irix/mips only), Sun audio.
The xine engine has very few dependencies. zlib is the only library required to compile xine-lib.The build system is a standard automake/autoconf/libtool build environment, so to compile releases only GNU make and gcc are required.
How to Install Xine:
yum install xine.i386
yum install xine-devel.i386
and download xine user interface
tar -zxvf xine-ui-0.99.4.tar.gz
And i think this would be enough!
- @ March 21, 2007 10:42 pm