[MPlayer-users] playing quicktime with mplayer (animatrix)

Akos Maroy darkeye at tyrell.hu
Wed Mar 12 14:10:58 CET 2003


This may be a lame question, but how could I play QuickTime with 
mplayer? In particular I'd like to play the animatrix movies found at 

I have mplayer 0.90rc3 from RPMS, and I have put the QuickTime 6 DLLs 
into /usr/lib/win32, but still I get:

$ mplayer /tmp/THE_SECOND_RENAISSANCE_1_large.mov
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: Intel  (Family: 8, Stepping: 4)
Detected cache-line size is 64 bytes
CPUflags:  MMX: 1 MMX2: 1 3DNow: 0 3DNow2: 0 SSE: 1 SSE2: 1
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/maroy/.mplayer/config
Reading /home/maroy/.mplayer/codecs.conf: can't open 
'/home/maroy/.mplayer/codecs.conf': No such file or directory
Reading /etc/mplayer/codecs.conf: 49 audio & 130 video codecs
font: can't open file: /home/maroy/.mplayer/font/font.desc
Font /usr/share/mplayer/font/font.desc loaded successfully! (206 chars)
Failed to open /dev/rtc: No such device (mplayer should be setuid root 
or /dev/rtc should be readable by the user.)
Using usleep() timing
Can't open input config file /home/maroy/.mplayer/input.conf : No such 
file or directory
Input config file /etc/mplayer/input.conf parsed : 50 binds

Playing /tmp/THE_SECOND_RENAISSANCE_1_large.mov
Cache fill:  0.00% (0 bytes)    Searching demuxer type for filename 
/tmp/THE_SECOND_RENAISSANCE_1_large.mov ext: .mov

!!! trying demuxer 7 based on filename extension
QuickTime/MOV file format detected.
MOV: WARNING: Variable FOURCC detected!?
MOV track #0: 2223 chunks, 13311 samples
MOV: Found unknown movie atom prjp (12)!
Image size: 640 x 272 (24 bpp)
Display size: 640 x 272
Fourcc: jpeg  Codec: 'Photo - JPEG'
MOV track #1: 1088 chunks, 0 samples
Audio bits: 16  chans: 2  rate: 44100
Audio extra header: len=80  fcc=0x77617665
Fourcc: QDM2
MOV track #2: 21 chunks, 0 samples
Audio bits: 16  chans: 2  rate: 44100
Audio extra header: len=72  fcc=0x77617665
Fourcc: QDM2
MOV: longest streams: A: #1 (1088 samples)  V: #0 (13311 samples)
Clip info:
  author: www.thematrix.com
  copyright: 2003 Warner Bros. All rights reserved.
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!
Creating new registry
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!
Win32 Warning: Accessed uninitialized Critical Section (0x66bc41f8)!

### Searching for QuickTime plugins (*.qtx) at /usr/lib/win32...
### FindNext: QuickTimeEssentials.qtx
### FindNext: QuickTimeInternetExtras.qtx
theQuickTimeDispatcher catched -> 0x6693b330
theQuickTimeDispatcher catched -> 0x6693b330
WantedBufferSize = 176400
InputBufferSize  = 5560
OutputBufferSize = 163848
FramesToGet = 10
FrameSize: 556 -> 16384
AUDIO: 44100 Hz, 2 ch, 16 bit (0x10), ratio: 5986->176400 (47.9 kbit)
Selected audio codec: [qdmc] afm:qtaudio (Quicktime QDMC/QDM2 audio 
vo: X11 running at 1280x1024 with depth 16 and 16 bpp (":0" => local 
Opening video decoder: [ffmpeg] FFmpeg's libavcodec codec family
Selected video codec: [ffmjpeg] vfm:ffmpeg (FFmpeg MJPEG decoder)
Checking audio filter chain for 44100Hz/2ch/16bit -> 44100Hz/2ch/16bit...
AF_pre: af format: 2 bps, 2 ch, 44100 hz, little endian signed int
AF_pre: 44100Hz 2ch Signed 16-bit (Little-Endian)
AO: [oss] 44100Hz 2ch Signed 16-bit (Little-Endian) (2 bps)
Building audio filter chain for 44100Hz/2ch/16bit -> 44100Hz/2ch/16bit...
Starting playback...
mjpeg: JFIF header found (version: 1.1)
mjpeg: unsupported coding type (c2)
VDec: Codec did not set sh->disp_w and sh->disp_h, trying workaround.
Error while decoding frame!01 ct:  0.000    3/  3   0%  0%  0.0% 0 0 98%
mjpeg: unsupported coding type (cf)0.000    5/  5   0%  0%  0.0% 0 0 98%
mjpeg: unsupported coding type (cf)

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