After installing Kplayer 2.0 into my KDE 3.1 installation, I
tried watching a RealPlayer movie. Instead of launching in
RealPlayer, it launched with KPlayer. However, KPlayer
couldn't play the stream, it just silently sat there. Here's
what I would like to happen instead:
1. If KPlayer can't play RealVideo streams like this, it
shouldn't update my preferences for that format.
2. If KPlayer is going to change my file associations, it
would be nice if asked me about what it doing at install
time. (I realize this may be a pain because of the different
3. If a file is launched with Kplayer that it can't play, I think
it would be good interface to display an alert box
explaining that things aren't working out, instead of
stopping playback immediately, as if the movie was
playable, but empty.