[MPlayer-users] MPlayer Blue Screen Problem

Michel Bardiaux mbardiaux at peaktime.be
Tue Sep 28 16:28:01 CEST 2004

Piszcz, Justin Michael wrote:

> I meant the actual VIDEO encompassed in the window is blue.
> I can move the window around it is always blue.
> If I use -vo x11 or -vo gl2, it works fine.
> It has something to do with the Xv video space.

I dont deny you see a problem, or that there is one, or that there is 
anything wrong with your report. Only that you wrote "I've also had this 
problem" when to me it seems unrelated.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mplayer-users-bounces at mplayerhq.hu
> [mailto:mplayer-users-bounces at mplayerhq.hu] On Behalf Of Michel Bardiaux
> Sent: Tuesday, September 28, 2004 8:54 AM
> To: MPlayer usage questions, features, bugreports
> Subject: Re: [MPlayer-users] MPlayer Blue Screen Problem
> 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
>>What is interesting is, if I use -vo X11 or -vo gl2, it plays fine,
> any
>>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
> recover.
> HaND,

Michel Bardiaux
Peaktime Belgium S.A.  Bd. du Souverain, 191  B-1160 Bruxelles
Tel : +32 2 790.29.41

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