[MPlayer-users] MPlayer 0.90 and Matrox Millenium II

zimon@iki.fi zimon at niksula.hut.fi
Thu Sep 4 12:11:08 CEST 2003

On Thu, Sep 04, 2003 at 08:00:50AM +0200, Felip wrote:
> > > 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

Put this line into your /etc/modules.conf
alias fbdev matroxfb_base

Then do:
$ depmod -a; modprobe fbdev

It either reports an error, or is silent. If it is silent, you'll see the
fbdev modules with:
$ lsmod

If you get the Xv-patch working, would be nice to know.

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