[MPlayer-users] mplayer - opening video problem

Ivan Kalvachev ivan at cacad.com
Sun Jul 7 13:42:02 CEST 2002

Stanis3aw Pendyk said:
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read
> DOCS/bugreports.html] Hi
> At least I've installed my mplayer with gui. But it's not end of
> problems. Many times I can't open the movie file because mplayer says
> that this file isn't in this location. And it's true. In gui panel I
> don't see oryginal file name , only random characters in example:
> I choose from /dev/cdrom file gladiator_cd_1.avi and in gui I see
> T at e@<some asci characters>cd at 1.avi and mplayer don't see this file in
> cdrom of course. But sometimes it opens files with no trouble!!
> What is the problem ???
> thx
> sasza
I remember this bug. It was fixed a months ago. If you are using the
current CVS, then you have to report it. I assume that you meen
/mnt/cdrom/gladiator_cd_1.avi .

Best Regrads
  Ivan Kalvachev

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