[MPlayer-users] MPlayer 0.90 and Matrox Millenium II

Felip drfelip at yahoo.es
Thu Sep 4 08:00:50 CEST 2003

 --- xi <xizard at enib.fr> escribió: > [Automatic answer: RTFM (read
DOCS, FAQ), also read
> DOCS/bugreports.html]
> zimon at iki.fi wrote:
> > [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read
> DOCS/bugreports.html]
> > On Mon, Sep 01, 2003 at 07:17:42PM +0100, Martin Collins wrote:
> > 
> >>On Mon, 1 Sep 2003 10:24:04 +0200 (CEST)
> >>Felip <drfelip at yahoo.es> wrote:
> >>
> >>>I recently installed Libranet 2.7 (XFree86 version: 4.2.0) on an
> old
> >>>computer with a Matrox Millenium II card (PCI, 4 MB). I tried
> >>>compiling Mplayer 0.90 from source, but when I try playing movies,
> >>>no image is displayed.
> >>
> >>[snip]
> >>
> >>>It looks like no useful output drivers are installed: no svga, no
> >>>xv, no x11... What can I do to play movies? In the past, the same
> >>
> >>Does mga_vid work with the Millenium II? Try making in the
> >>main/drivers/ directory and loading the resultant module before
> >>configuring and making mplayer.
> > 
> > 
> > No, mga_vid I remember right didn't work with Millenium-cards.
> > 
> > Only output devices which I remember working with Millenium were: 
> > x11, fbdev, directfb (somehow)
> > 
> > To get fbdev work, one should have fbdev-modules loaded in kernel.
> > # modprobe fbdev

Thanks for your suggestion! But when I try it, I get: 

modprobe: Can't locate module fbdev

> Hello,
> There is a patch for Xfree in order to add Xv support for Matrox 
> millenium II
> You can find this patch from Gabriele Gorla here: 
> http://www.penguintown.net/~gorlik/
> (the site seems to be currently down, I can provide the patch if 
> necessary ; or better, contact the author: gorlik at acm.org

It seems to be up now :>) Well, it says to apply the patch to the file:


But I can't find that file. Neither locate mga_video.c or wheris
mga_video.c can find the file. What can be the problem?

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