[MPlayer-users] gui hangs while audio plays

Attila Kinali kinali at gmx.net
Fri Mar 22 22:43:32 CET 2002

On Fri, 22 Mar 2002 07:32:16 -0800 (PST)
James Nailos <nails41175 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> Hello all,
>    I am new to the list and new to Mplayer..  I have
> searched the archives and not found anything on this,
> so I think it is safe to post this problem.   My
> problem is this:   When I try to play an mp3 on
> mplayer through the gui, the gui hangs until the song
> is done playing.   I can control mplayer through the
> terminal.  But I would like to be able to use the gui.
>   I do not know if I have the same problem with video
> files, I have not had the chance to try one.  Any help
> is greatly appreciated.   

Sorry, mplayer is still a movie player, not a media
player. mp3 support is more or less an unsported feature
made just for fun. If you want something to play mp3s
with a nice gui use xmmms.

		Attila Kinali
I am a moslem, i am a terrorist.

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