[Matroska-users] Re: question about codec

Christian HJ Wiesner chris at matroska.org
Sun Sep 19 22:15:39 CEST 2004

suckless-craft at comcast.net wrote:

> Hi, I looked at your site and I found I could not answer my questions 
> with the current information given.  Im sorry if I overlooked 
> something in big bold face letters explaining it.  I'm trying to get 
> my Real Player 10 to run a .mkv media container files.  The problem I 
> keep getting is that it does not seem to affect Real Player when I 
> install the codec from your website, as my realplayer wants to 
> download the file off my hard drive once I select it to play.  I hope 
> you can enlighten me unto why this is not working.
> Thanks a bundle,
> Justin

there is no playback plugin for MKV files for Realplayer as far as i 
know ..... sorry, you have to use a DirectShow based player like 
Zoomplayer, BSplayer, MPC or TCMP ..... even good old Windows 
Mediaplayer should work to some extent ;) ....

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