[MPlayer-users] MPlayer Blue Screen Problem

Michel Bardiaux mbardiaux at peaktime.be
Tue Sep 28 14:53:51 CEST 2004

Piszcz, Justin Michael wrote:

> I've also had this problem, but not with gmplayer, with mplayer
> sometimes if you play a lot of movies over and over or play two movies
> with the -vo Xv option, I also get a "blue" screen and audio, but no
> video.
> What is interesting is, if I use -vo X11 or -vo gl2, it plays fine, any
> ideas?
> The only way to fix it that I have found is to reboot, restarting X
> would probably also work however.
I dont think your problem is related: you get a *blue* screen and have 
to restart X; I get a *black* screen and I just have to hit "F" twice to 

Michel Bardiaux
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