[MPlayer-users] Re: mplayer && video && (at || cron)

Tobias Diedrich ranma at gmx.at
Mon Apr 12 21:08:19 CEST 2004

Jason Stechschulte wrote:

> vo: couldn't open the X11 display ()!
> Error opening/initializing the selected video_out (-vo) device.

You have to set up the DISPLAY environment variable, so the vo knows
which X server to connect to. (Usually DISPLAY=:0.0, just type echo
$DISPLAY in a xterm)

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