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How can I play a youtube video AND ncmpcpp/Audacity at the same time?

When I play music in ncmpcpp, youtube videos do not work (vice versa) When I play music in mpv, audacity refuses to work (vice versa) I can only play one at a time, why is that? How do I fix it? on ...
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Locating multiple ffmpeg installations

I use multiple tools that rely on ffmpeg, a couple of which have downloaded different versions of ffmpeg from the one provided in the package repositories (e.g., mpv and moviepy via imageio). The ...
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Difference between Gnome-MPV and MPV-player

Both Gnome-MPV and MPV player share the name MPV. So what is the difference between them?
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Launching mpv from a .desktop entry with the clipboard as argument

I'm trying to make a submenu entry on a .desktop application file that launches a youtube address with mpv. The youtube url is copied from the clipboard. Inside gnome-terminal this works fine: xclip -...
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MPV takes too long to load a video

I have Xubuntu 16.04.4 installed in a MacBook white (2007 model). Everything works fine. There is only an annoying issue. MPV takes forever to load any video, irrespective of the video file size. ...
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GNOME system monitor and top showing different CPU usage

When I play a movie with SMPlayer (video:mpv) and I check my CPU usage with GNOME system monitor, it shows %4 or %5 CPU usage (1 second update interval), but htop shows %45 CPU usage: top shows the ...
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Prevent mpv from opening maximised

Is there a setting I can add to ~/.config/mpv/scripts to prevent mpv from opening in a maximised window?
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Changing Screenshot Directory for mpv Media Player in Ubuntu 17.10

I'm using mpv Media Player in Ubuntu 17.10, and whenever I take a screenshot it goes to the home directory. Is there any way to change the directory for the screenshots taken?
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Can't reproduce HEVC (H.265) video without lags (Ubuntu 16.04)

$ mediainfo file.mkv ... Complete name : file.mkv Format : Matroska Format version : Version 4 / Version 2 File ...
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MPV player won't quit

17.10, MPV runs fine, but I can't ctrl q nor right-click > quit from the dock. I have been manually opening system monitor, and selecting End Process. Is this a known bug? Am I missing something?