[MPlayer-users] A/V problems and file info

Felix Buenemann atmosfear at users.sourceforge.net
Mon Oct 22 10:58:37 CEST 2001

On Monday, 22. October 2001 03:55, Anders Johansson wrote:
> Hi,
> I am having some problem with xv. When I play DVDs and some avi files
> using xv output the picture divides into two partly overlapping images
> where every second line goes to the right and every other second line
> to the left. I guess this is some kind of sw setting but I haven't
> found out which switch to set. I am using X 4.1, trident driver and
> kernel 2.4.10. I am not using any window manager but I have tried with
> the default one getting the same result. My hw is a MSI 6378
> (integrates everything on board).
it seems like you mean interlaced video, for dvd use:
mplayer -pp 0x10000 <your switches>
and for divx avi:
mplayer -vc ffdivx -pp 0x10000 <your switches>

(you need cvs version of mplayer for this)
> I am also suffering from a fixed frequency soundcard stuck at 48kHz.
> Is there any resampling of sound planned for mplayer? If I implement
> it would you like to include it?
sure, if it's not too messy :)
> Is there any way to find out how many chapters there are on a DVD or a
> VCD without starting to play it? Like a -i switch which outputs
> information about a file and then make mplayer exit.
try mplayer -frames 0 <your switches>
> Regards,
> //Anders

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