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I am a huge fan of totem and mplayer and prefer their sound to other applications. I want to setup my multimedia library in such a way that when I play any multimedia file it should be played in totem/mplayer.

PS: I use Ubuntu 11.10.

PPS: I would really appreciate if I could get most of the functionalities of softwares such as Banshee and Rhythmbox if not all.

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There are similar threads like:… – Sam Liao Feb 22 '12 at 8:20
I know how to set totem/mplayer as the default player. But, how do I get the library kind of functionality? – Population Xplosive Feb 22 '12 at 9:05

Not sure there is an library for this, but you can edit the file /etc/gnome/defaults.list to change the gnome behavior of default application.

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