[MPlayer-users] qt audio problem

David Shochat shochat at acm.org
Sat Apr 12 20:44:13 CEST 2003

I have been using MPlayer for some time and have finally encountered a problem that has me stuck:

I believe I have followed all the instructions for QT, but with this file:


the video is fine but there is no audio. I'll post the output below up to the point where it says it can't find the required audio codec.
-- David

MPlayer 0.90rc5-3.2.2 (C) 2000-2003 Arpad Gereoffy (see DOCS)
CPU: Intel Celeron 2/Pentium III Coppermine,Geyserville (Family: 6, Stepping: 3)
Detected cache-line size is 32 bytes
CPUflags:  MMX: 1 MMX2: 1 3DNow: 0 3DNow2: 0 SSE: 1 SSE2: 0
Compiled for x86 CPU with extensions: MMX MMX2 SSE
Reading config file /usr/local/etc/mplayer/mplayer.conf: No such file or directory
Reading config file /home/david/.mplayer/config
Reading /home/david/.mplayer/codecs.conf: 50 audio & 136 video codecs
font: can't open file: /home/david/.mplayer/font/font.desc
Font /usr/local/share/mplayer/font/font.desc loaded successfully! (206 chars)
Linux RTC init error in ioctl (rtc_irqp_set 1024): Permission denied
Try adding "echo 1024 > /proc/sys/dev/rtc/max-user-freq" to your system startup scripts.
Using usleep() timing
Can't open input config file /home/david/.mplayer/input.conf : No such file or directory
Can't open input config file /usr/local/etc/mplayer/input.conf : No such file or directory
Falling back on default (hardcoded) input config
Playing classic_lg.mov
QuickTime/MOV file format detected.
Compressed header uses zlib algo!
Compressed header size: 6398 / 14222
MOV track #0: 388 chunks, 977 samples
Image size: 320 x 240 (24 bpp)
Display size: 320 x 240
Fourcc: SVQ1  Codec: 'Sorenson Video'
MOV track #1: 196 chunks, 0 samples
Audio bits: 16  chans: 1  rate: 44100
Audio extra header: len=64  fcc=0x77617665
MOV: Found unknown audio atom Fourcc: QDM2
MOV: longest streams: A: #1 (196 samples)  V: #0 (977 samples)
Clip info:
 author: Whole Latte Love
 copyright: 2002, Whole Latte Love
Opening audio decoder: [qtaudio] QuickTime Audio Decoder
win32 libquicktime loader (c) Sascha Sommer
Standard init done you may now call supported functions
loader_init DONE???
loader_init DONE!
External func COMCTL32.dll:17
External func COMCTL32.dll:16
QuickTime6 DLLs found
QuickTime.qts patched!!! old entry=0x6693b330
theQuickTimeDispatcher catched -> 0x6693b330
Win32 Warning: Accessed uninitialized Critical Section (0x66bc4210)!
WARNING! Invalid Ptr handle!
ADecoder preinit failed :(
ADecoder init failed :(
*** Try to upgrade /home/david/.mplayer/codecs.conf from etc/codecs.conf
*** If it still does not work, read DOCS/codecs.html!
Cannot find codec for audio format 0x324D4451.

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