[MPlayer-users] I need help

Robos robos at geekmail.de
Tue Jan 8 03:04:01 CET 2002

> Hi, can anybody help me on using mplayer.
> I just downloaded and installed player, and I downloaded and unzip w32codec on /usr/lib/win32
> I downloaded oficial divx codex and installed it.

If you did it in this order, there is your problem. How shall mplayer
find the stuff if you install it afterwards?
Do ./configure --enable-gui and stuff again now...
> But when I try to play a divx AVI file,  it returns the following error:
> Detected video codec: [divx] drv:2 prio:0 (DivX ;-) (MS MPEG-4 v3))
> Support for win32 codecs disabled, or unavailable on non-x86 platforms!
> FATAL: Couldn't initialize video codec :(
> *** free_stream() called ***
> Exiting... (End of file)
> What do I have to do. I did ./configure with --enable-gui and nothing else.
> Thaks,
> HSeldon
> _____________________________________________________________

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