OvoPlayer needs a multimedia engine to play your media files. Windows and all the most common Linux distro already have one installed. This is the list of the currently supported engines with some infos and downloads links.
EnginesThis is the list of all currently supported engines
This is the list of the currently supported engines. Follow the link for more information, download links and install instructions.
|MPlayer||✔||✔||play almost any format, tested on Linux and Windows|
|XINE||U||✔||almost complete (some performance issues), tested on Linux|
|BASS||✔||✔||complete, tested on Windows|
|GStreamer||U||✔||complete, versions 0.1 and 1.0 tested on Linux|
|DirectShow||✔||N||complete, Windows only (may need codec installation)|
|MediaFoundation||✔||N||complete, Windows only (may need codec installation)|
|LibMPV||✔||✔||play almost any format, tested on Linux and Windows|
- [U] : Untested, it may be working
- [N] : Not available on this platform
MplayerMplayer is a free and open source command line media player with support for almost any known file format and any platforms. top
XINEXINE is a free multimedia player. It plays back CDs, DVDs, and VCDs. It also decodes multimedia files like AVI, MOV, WMV, and MP3 from local disk drives, and displays multimedia streamed over the Internet. It interprets many of the most common multimedia formats available, and some of the most uncommon formats, too. Is included in a lot of Linux distribution and is avalaible also for Windows. top
BASSBASS is an audio library for use in software on several platforms. Its purpose is to provide developers with powerful and efficient sample, stream (MP3, MP2, MP1, OGG, WAV, AIFF, custom generated, and more via OS codecs and add-ons), MOD music (XM, IT, S3M, MOD, MTM, UMX), MO3 music (MP3/OGG compressed MODs). BASS is free for non-commercial use and is avalaible under Windows and Linux.
To play all the file formats supported by OvoPlayer you need at least the base BASS.dll and the following addons: BASSWMA, BASSFLAC and BASS_APE top