VLC Features OS
On what operating systems can run VLC media player ?
|Windows 9x 98/Me||Yes (not supported)||Although it is now unsupported, VLC should work flawlessly on Windows 98 and Windows ME.
You need to install the unicode package to make it work.
|Windows NT 4.0||Yes (not supported)||Although it is now unsupported, VLC should work on Windows NT4.0,
but with major issues due to the lack of a correct DirectX support.
|Windows Vista||Yes||VLC has still some problems with Vista, but it works.
Read the forum thread on that matter.
|Linux||Yes||VLC works perfectly under linux.
The teams support the Debian Version. But Ubuntu, Gentoo, OpenSuse,
|*BSD||Yes||VLC should work without problems.|
|Solaris||Middle||VLC is buildable under Solaris after some adaptations.
Reports have said that those were doable.
|Other Unixes||Middle||Same as Solaris|
|Mac OS 9||No||Mac OS 9 was never supported and will not be because of the deprecation of the platform.|
|Mac OS X (<10.2)||Yes||Use VLC 0.8.4a|
|Mac OS X (10.3)||Yes||Use VLC 0.8.6b|
|Mac OS X (>10.4)||Yes||Use any up-to-date version of VLC.|
|Windows CE||Middle||You can find some version here.|
|Palm OS||No||No version done. Lacks a lot of features needed by VLC? Feel free to port it!|
|Symbian||No||No version done. Feel free to port it!|
|PSP||Yes unsupported||There is a port of VLC on the PSP done by an external team.|
|PS3||Yes||VLC runs under YDL5 on the PS3.|
|OS/2||No||No version done. Feel free to port it!|