[MPlayer-users] Re: bugreport for mms stream playback

adland adland123 at yahoo.com
Sat Apr 16 04:29:02 CEST 2005

compn <tempn <at> twmi.rr.com> writes:

> adland (adland123 at yahoo.com) on Sat Apr 16 02:40:52 CEST 2005 wrote:
> >Bug Report for playback of live stream at 
> >mms://dorotea.tv/live 
> windows media player 10 rolls back to rtsp://...
> this is the new way to stream with wms.
> you can read about it on microsoft's website.
> rtsp://dorotea.tv/live
> rtsp://dorotea.tv/live/rtx
> rtsp://dorotea.tv/live/stream=1
> rtsp://dorotea.tv/live/stream=4
> rtsp://dorotea.tv/live/stream=1;seq=58155;rtptime=0
> rtsp://dorotea.tv/live/stream=4;seq=35007;rtptime=0

Okay sort of like pnm:// urls.

xine plays it using mms according to the packet capture and an mms format doc I
found on the web. 

I dont have WMP 10 installed myself.

Comparing the packets of a MPlayer and xine playback attempt for this mms URL
 shows they are almost the same.

> of course, live.com and mplayer dont support the X- payload formats
> X = experimental. VLC wont play video because wmv3 does not work on linux
> with free codecs yet.
> Failed to initiate "audio/X-ASF-PF" RTP subsession: RTP payload format unknown
> or not supported

Maybe someday they can be.

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