cvlc: Console VLC Player

in Categories Linux, Linux desktop, Linux Multimedia last updated May 28, 2008

Use ‘cvlc’ to use vlc without interface. This is useful for command line playing or ripping using shell scripts. This will save lots of time.
cvlc '/path/to/my.mp3'

Posted by: Vivek Gite

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  1. I ‘m looking in more deapth with cvlc. Can we use all option with cvlc as we use with vlc. Eg recording video on tv. encoding of video with x264 proto.
    Thanks

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