[MPlayer-users] Sound and screensaver problems
kinali at gmx.net
Sun Jan 13 19:24:09 CET 2002
On 13 Jan 2002 09:31:15 -0800
Scott Russ <thyrinn at attbi.com> wrote:
> #1. If I use OSS for my audio anything I play takes several minutes to
> start playing. I have made sure that there is nothing else playing or
> accessing /dev/dsp. If I switch to -ao sdl it works and starts right
> away except I have a slight audio/video sync issue.
run "strace mplayer <your options>" and look where it waits
> #2. It looks like if I use SDL, X11, or XV for my video out they are
> supposed to temp disable the screensaver and DPMS. Is this working
> right now? If I use the -v option I get messages about disabling the
> screensaver however 5min later my screensaver pops on. Does this only
> work with Xscreensaver? Are there any plans to get it working with the
> way KDE does its screensaver?
Dunno, dont run KDE. bud afaik xdpms was something handled by the
X server. Try to ask KDE developers
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