On Mon, 14 Aug 2006, Kevin DeKorte wrote:
> Net Llama! wrote:
>> On Sat, 12 Aug 2006, Kevin DeKorte wrote:
>>> I don't know what to say but mplayer is definately crashing when using
>>> XV. It may not happen all the time, but it is happening.. Perhaps you
>>> should do some testing with the following vo's: xv, x11 and gl
>>> Or maybe you should set the vo to xv,x11 that way it should try xv and
>>> it that fails it will drop back to x11. BTW, you are not the first
>>> person to report a problem like this. The other persons problem was
>>> fixed by choosing an alternate vo. So perhaps a new change went into
>>> mplayer. BTW, this same crash occurs for me on my i810 video driver. XV
>>> works fine outside of mplayerplug-in but crashes within it. So perhaps a
>>> bug needs to be opened with the mplayer team.
>> OK, thanks. Unfortunately the mplayer bug reporting process is a bit
>> retarded to put it mildly, as they tend to selectively decide which bugs
>> are worth responding to at all.
> I just did a make clean and then rebuilt mplayer and the problems I
> seems to have with XV appear to be gone on my Rawhide/i810 machine. I
> have done a few things since I last tested.
> 1. I upgraded my video drivers (i810 v1.6.5 from v1.6.4), which you
> might not be able to do.
I'm using the latest released nvidia X driver.
> 2. Pulled the latest SVN of mplayer down (make sure you do a make clean
> if you do this, as my mplayer would not even run the first time I built it)
I'll give that a try when I have some time. Thanks.
Lonni J Friedman netllama@...