[MPlayer-users] Errors when running gmplayer command

Thomas Hulslander thulslander at ptcnh.net
Sun Feb 2 16:58:13 CET 2003

Upon running $ gmplayer from a command line I get the following:

Using GNU internationalization
Original domain: messages
Original dirname: /usr/share/locale
Current domain: mplayer
Current dirname: /usr/share/locale

MPlayer 0.90rc3-RPM-3.1 (C) 2000-2003 Arpad Gereoffy (see DOCS)

CPU: Advanced Micro Devices Athlon 4 PM Palomino/Athlon MP
Multiprocessor/Athlon XP eXtreme Performance (Family: 6, Stepping: 2)
Detected cache-line size is 64 bytes
CPUflags:  MMX: 1 MMX2: 1 3DNow: 1 3DNow2: 1 SSE: 1 SSE2: 0
Compiled with Runtime CPU Detection - WARNING - this is not optimal!
To get best performance, recompile MPlayer with
Reading config file /etc/mplayer/mplayer.conf
Reading config file /home/Thomas/.mplayer/config
[cfg] read config file: /home/Thomas/.mplayer/gui.conf
Reading config file /home/Thomas/.mplayer/gui.conf
vo: X11 running at 1024x768 with depth 16 and 16 bpp (":0.0" => local
Reading /home/Thomas/.mplayer/codecs.conf: can't open
'/home/Thomas/.mplayer/codecs.conf': No such file or directory
Reading /etc/mplayer/codecs.conf: 49 audio & 130 video codecs
font: can't open file: /home/Thomas/.mplayer/font/font.desc
font: can't open file: /usr/share/mplayer/font/font.desc
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/Thomas/.mplayer/input.conf : No such
file or directory
Input config file /etc/mplayer/input.conf parsed : 50 binds
SKIN dir 1: '/home/Thomas/.mplayer/Skin'
SKIN dir 2: '/usr/share/mplayer/Skin'
[x11] NET style stay on top ( layer 0 ). Using state
New_Face failed. Maybe the font path is wrong.
Please supply the text font file (~/.mplayer/subfont.ttf).
subtitle font: load_sub_face failed.

It looks to me like files are missing and/or permissions are incorrect.
Can anyone offer suggestions?

Thank you,

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