Parole is a DVD/CD/music player for Xfce that uses GStreamer.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-8.0 platform.
Although this version of parole works with most files, it is unable to play DVDs, reporting an error in the gstreamer backend.
Download (HTTP): http://archive.xfce.org/src/apps/parole/0.8/parole-0.8.1.tar.bz2
Download MD5 sum: 361e3059f1263c76a3711db2c7c1a97b
Download size: 796 KB
Estimated disk space required: 17 MB
Estimated build time: 0.2 SBU
Install Parole by running the following commands:
./configure --prefix=/usr && make
This package does not come with a test suite.
Now, as the
--with-gstreamer=1.0: Use this switch
if the deprecated gstreamer-0.x is installed.
If you have installed Gstreamer Plugins Ugly with support for libdvdnav and libdvdread and would like to use Parole to play a DVD, click Media> Open location and enter dvd:// into the box.
Similarly, to play a CD, click Media> Open location and enter cdda:// into the box.
Last updated on 2017-02-17 22:02:57 -0600