[MPlayer-users] BUG: XVideo overlay not always drawn (was 1.0 pre1 bug)

Corey Hickey bugfood-ml at fatooh.org
Sat Sep 27 04:25:47 CEST 2003

Adam Nielsen wrote:
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
>>GMPLAYER displays just black screen on some movies when playing
>>fullscreen playlist.. music and everything goes fine... but i can see no
>>pressing F twice (window mode -> back to fulscreen) makes it OK.
> I'm using MPlayer dev-CVS-030826-14:46-3.2.2 and I have the same problem - 
> when you start a fullscreen movie with -vo xv, occationally it doesn't draw 
> the overlay properly so you don't see a picture.  You have to press F twice 
> to get it to redraw the overlay so you can see the movie.
> Cheers,
> Adam.

Yeh... I remember that happening to me a while back, but can't reproduce
the problem now. Is there any sequence of actions that reliably
reproduces the problem? It would also be helpful to report what kind of
video card and drivers you're using, as well as the version of X.


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