Celluloid (formerly GNOME MPV) 0.20 Released! How to Install

Celluloid, formerly Gnome MPV, released version 0.20 a few hours ago. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 20.04 via PPA. Celluloid is a simple GTK+ frontend for mpv media player. The latest 0.20 release features: Make it possible to activate context menu when the playlist is empty. Prevent constant resizing of the seek bar… Continue reading Celluloid (formerly GNOME MPV) 0.20 Released! How to Install

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How to Install SMPlayer 20.6.0 via PPA in Ubuntu 20.04

SMPlayer, complete front-end for MPlayer and mpv, released version 20.6.0 a day ago. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 19.10, and Ubuntu 20.04. SMPlayer 20.6.0 is a small release contains following changes: The internal YouTube code has been removed. Now SMPlayer uses an external application to get the video URLs.… Continue reading How to Install SMPlayer 20.6.0 via PPA in Ubuntu 20.04

MPV 0.32 Released with RAR5 Support & Initial Bash Completion

MPV media player released version 0.32.0 today with some new features and various bug-fixes. MPV 0.32.0 features RAR5 support and initial implementation of bash completion. Other changes include: add support for forcing the dedicated GPU for rendering add pinch to resize window gesture support minimizing/maximizing using osc window controls add a playlist-unshuffle command add osd-dimensions… Continue reading MPV 0.32 Released with RAR5 Support & Initial Bash Completion

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MPV media player 0.31 Released (Ubuntu PPA)

MPV, an open-source MPlayer nd MPlayer2 based media player, released version 0.31 today. Changes in MPV 0.31 include: Allow configurable swapchain color space for native HDR output Add mechanisms for better logging as preperation for console.lua Introduce a pseudo key name that grabs all text input Add grab zone for resizing window with mouse Implement… Continue reading MPV media player 0.31 Released (Ubuntu PPA)

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How to Install MPV 0.30 in Ubuntu 18.04/19.10

MPV video player 0.30.0 was released a few days ago with many new features and improvements. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 18.04, Linux Mint 19.x, and Ubuntu 19.10. MPV 0.30.0 release highlights: Vulkan interoperability with CUDA hardware decoding support as well as VA-API + Vulkan interop support. replace Vulkan implementation with one based… Continue reading How to Install MPV 0.30 in Ubuntu 18.04/19.10

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