4 penguins on Linuxberg !!!
04.02.2001 Add Spanish Documentation. Thanks to Walter Oscar Echarri
02.23.2001 New ZZplayer packages, built with SDL-1.1.8
02.12.2001 New GUI for ZZplayer EDE. link http://www.cortex.host.sk
02.05.2001 New rpm packages : SDL build for XFree 3.3.6
01.29.2001 new packages : the Gnome GUI alone and the KDE gui for i586
01.24.2001 ZZplayer 0.9 is out, with a playlist !!!
This the last version of ZZplayer for KDE 1. Next versions will be KDE 2.
09.21.2000 ZZplayer 0.8 is out, many changes. See the new screenshots !
08.28.2000 ZZplayer 0.7a is out, some bugs fixed
08.27.2000 ZZplayer 0.7 is out, please see the Changelog
08.08.2000 ZZplayer 0.6 is out
07.16.2000 ZZplayer 0.5 is out
06.15.2000 Update ZZplayer-0.4 packages with SDL-1.1.3 and SMPEG-0.4.0
06.07.2000 New devel version
05.31.2000 New devel version
05.10.2000 Update online documentation
What is ZZplayer ?
ZZplayer is a MPEG player for the KDE environment. Currently Mpeg I video, MP3 and VCD are supported. He is based on SMPEG library.You can play video in loop, without audio, resize the video or play in fullscreen mode.
This software is distributed under the GNU Public License (GPL)
* Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL) 1.1.7 or newer
* SMPEG 0.4.2 or newer
* KDE 1.1.2 and Qt 1.4x if you want the KDE GUI
* Gnome if you want the gnome GUI
Please report any bugs to firstname.lastname@example.org.
KDE Snapshot :
ChangeLog : (since the last version)
0.9 - January 24 2000 Works fine with SDL-1.1.7 and smpeg-0.4.2
Add KDE playlist
Add solaris compatible
Add wheel mouse support
Add bilinear filter support for smpeg
Improve Esound support
Add Gnome GUI
Add Netscape support with plugger
Update configure scripts
Full Changelog can be found here.
Devel version : No devel version
You can also download the last cvs version on the sourceforge server :
$cvs -d:pserver:email@example.com:/cvsroot/zzplayer login
When prompted for a password for anonymous, simply press the Enter key
$cvs -z3 -d:pserver:firstname.lastname@example.org:/cvsroot/zzplayer co zzplayer
Lastest stable version :
zzplayer-0.9.tar.bz2 (source) 252 Ko
zzplayer-0.9-3.src.rpm (RPM source) 258 Ko
zzplayer-0.9-3.i586.rpm (compiled with KDE 1.1.2 on RedHat 6.2 with SDL 1.1.8 and smpeg 0.4.2) 154 Ko
zzplayer-0.9-1_gnome.i586.rpm (Gnome GUI alone, compiled RedHat 6.2 with SDL 1.1.7 and smpeg 0.4.2) 149 Ko
Problems in ZZplayer 0.9
Size slide doesn't work with little file.
If you use esound, sometimes ZZplayer freeze.
If you have some problems to compile, try to run :
And then run the configure script, make, make install
If you try to compile the gnome GUI alone, po files are store in the / directory.
To compile ZZplayer on RedHat 7.0 : use kgcc instead of gcc-2.96.
There is a mailing list to know announcement of new versions of ZZplayer.
You can join this mailing list at http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/zzplayer-announce.
It is a very quiet mailing list.
ZZplayer English documentation
ZZplayer Spanish documentation
ZZplayer Japonese documentation
ZZplayer French documentation
ZZplayer German documentation
More About ZZplayer ?
Go to the sourceforge board.
All you need is here :
smpeg-0.4.2-1.i386.rpm 155 Ko
smpeg-devel-0.4.2-1.i386.rpm 110 Ko
You can find the lastest smpeg version on the lokigames site
SDL-1.1.8-1.i386.rpm 167 Ko Warning this version is compiled for XFree 4.0.x
SDL-1.1.8-1_XF3.x.i386.rpm 147 Ko This version is compiled for XFree 3.3.6
SDL-devel-1.1.8-1.i386.rpm 447 Ko
You can find the lastest SDL version on the SDL site
Berkeley MPEG player
Last update 21.06.2005