[MPlayer-users] Gluing it all

D Richard Felker III dalias at aerifal.cx
Tue Mar 11 09:24:16 CET 2003

On Tue, Mar 11, 2003 at 01:35:32AM -0600, Hugo González M. wrote:
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> Hello,
> I use a shell script and some tweaking to get the my box to start playing 
> clips as soon as it boots, and keep doing it until I turn it off. However, it 
> always displays the X background (which I set to black) between clips. I 
> don't have a problem with that, except that the cursor (X) centered on the 
> screen is really annoying.
> Is there a way to either 1) remove the X cursor  so that I can play the movie 
> unobstructed using -rootwin  or 2) making mplayer use the same window for the 
> next clip, without letting the X root window show? 
> PS: and no,  the option to not redraw the window doesn't work for this (I 
> don't have it near at hand right now)

Try -fixed-vo.


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