mplayerosx-builds is a collection of scripts I use to make make Mac OS X Application Bundles of mplayer2.
Originally this project contained custom mxcl/homebrew formulae for compilation and dependency management, but they have since then been moved to pigoz/homebrew-mplayer2 to make use of the new tap functionality available in Homebrew 0.9+.
I want to get binaries. Where are they?
The binaries are on Google code.
I want to build from source. What do I do?
Head to pigoz/homebrew-mplayer2
Making Mac OSX Bundles
Once you have compiled mplayer2 from source, you can make different types of bundles, they all have a few things in common:
- the bundle is created in the
- the mplayer binary used in the bundle is the first in your path (the one listed by the
Here is a list of bundles:
rake pkg:mpb[$version]: makes a standalone binary
mplayer2.appthat you can drop to your Applications directory. If version is not provided the current date is used.
rake pkg:mposxt: makes a mpBinaries bundle that works with MPlayerOSX Extended.
If you found some issues with these binaries or have some suggestions please open a ticket on the Issue Tracker.
Send me a pull request for small changes otherwise contact me by mail or IRC.