SUMMARY: Re: [Mplayer-users] Install linux mplayer as 'not-root' ??

BERECZ Szabolcs szabi at
Thu Apr 19 17:25:30 CEST 2001


On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, [iso-8859-1] martin laurberg wrote:

> Still I got complains that the file /etc/mplayer.conf
> could not be found. I couldn't find this file anywhere
> so I tried changing mplayer.c to point to a dummy
> (empty) file in my directory (and recompiled).
/etc/mplayer.conf is the same as ~/.mplayer/config
it can be used for system wide configuration.
so you can leave mplayer.c unchanged, if the complaining
doesn't bother you.

> When starting mplayer the film starts for 1 sec and
> then stops... It looks like
> a problem other AthlonTbird users have (??)...
does it behave the same, if you try to play another video?


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