[MPlayer-DOCS] r21654 - trunk/DOCS/man/en/mplayer.1

kraymer subversion at mplayerhq.hu
Sun Dec 17 19:26:42 CET 2006

Author: kraymer
Date: Sun Dec 17 19:26:42 2006
New Revision: 21654


add man page entry for new -dvd-speed option

Modified: trunk/DOCS/man/en/mplayer.1
--- trunk/DOCS/man/en/mplayer.1	(original)
+++ trunk/DOCS/man/en/mplayer.1	Sun Dec 17 19:26:42 2006
@@ -1253,6 +1253,20 @@
 copy DVD titles in the first place (see the examples).
+.B \-dvd-speed <factor or speed in KB/s> (DVD only)
+Try to limit DVD speed (default: 0, don't change speed).
+DVD base speed is about 1350KB/s, so a 8x drive can read at speeds up to
+Slower speeds make the drive more quiet, for watching DVDs 2700KB/s should be
+quiet and fast enough.
+MPlayer resets the speed to the drive default value on close.
+Values less than 100 mean multiples of 1350KB/s, i.e.\& \-dvd-speed 8 selects
+You need write permission to the DVD device to change the speed.
 .B \-dvdangle <angle ID> (DVD only)
 Some DVD discs contain scenes that can be viewed from multiple angles.
 Here you can tell MPlayer which angles to use (default: 1).

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