[MPlayer-users] all black with -vo xv

Arpi arpi at thot.banki.hu
Mon Feb 10 17:00:34 CET 2003


> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> I have a Matrox G400, Atlon 1Ghz, and Mandrake 9.0.  I've been using
> MPlayer successfully for some time now, but something broke.  I just
> installed the latest version of all the dependencies (alsa, sdl,
> mga_vid.o, etc) and the latest version of MPlayer.
> Every time  I play a movie all I get is black.  I think it is using -vo
> xv by default.  If I use -vo x11 it will play just fine but since its
> x11 driver I cannot resize the video.
> Any advice?

which version? where is verbose (-v) mplayer output?

i've fixed this is bug yesterday right before 0.90rc4 in both cvs and 0_90
but a bit different way (cvs may be broken).

A'rpi / Astral & ESP-team

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