[MPlayer-users] Why do mplayer and xine crash my X server?
kinali at gmx.net
Wed Oct 16 10:15:02 CEST 2002
On Tue, 15 Oct 2002 20:30:18 -0500 (CDT)
"Joshua M. Kwan" <joshk at mspencer.net> wrote:
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> Running xine or mplayer (or even xscreensaver for some reason) will
> totally crash my X server! I have no clue why, there are no errors in
> .xsession-errors, directing mplayer output to a file gives nothing out of
> the ordinary. I'm totally stumped.
I guess your X driver is broken.
Are you using nvidia ?
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