[MPlayer-users] Help! XFree86 4.1.0 crashing when...

Arpi arpi at thot.banki.hu
Mon Oct 8 17:46:43 CEST 2001


> I installed XFree86-4.1.0 (glibc 2.2.2) binaries.
> When I use aviplay or mplayer to play a DivX, it will crash the
> X server.
> When I play an MPEG or WMV with mplayer its fine.
> When I attempt to play a DivX as any user it will crash.

it's X11 driver problem, not mplayer or avifile.
Afair you have 3dfx card, it's known (and written in mplayer docs,
but you of course didn't RTFM, we don't even expect it... we just did
it to spent our time with some useless thing...) bug of 4.1.0 tdfx driver.

> Does anyone know how to fix this problem?
and use DRI.

> System Hardware:
>     CPU Type: Pentium III
>    CPU Speed: 868.640 MHz
>          Ram: 1004 MB
>         Swap: 2000 MB
hehe. the only important info is just missing: what vga card you have?

hey, is it april 1 today or what?

A'rpi / Astral & ESP-team

mailto:arpi at thot.banki.hu

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