[MPlayer-users] autodetect failing with 1.0pre7 Debian compile

Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski dominik at rangers.eu.org
Mon Apr 18 10:39:28 CEST 2005

On Monday, 18 April 2005 at 01:06, Charles Hallenbeck wrote:
> On Mon, 18 Apr 2005, Sebastian Krämer wrote:
> >On Sunday 17 April 2005 23:49, Charles Hallenbeck wrote:
> >>Can anyone suggest why configuring MPlayer 1.0pre7 might be failing to
> >>detect the alsa environment on my Debian system? Kernel with
> >>native alsa support, plus an apt-get for alsa-utils. The configuration
> >>defaults to OSS sound and I get no audio from streams that 1.0pre6
> >>handled just fine.
> >
> >Have you compiled 1.0pre6 from source?
> >Do you have all -dev-packages? I tended to miss these in my debian days..
> Probably not. I am a newcomer to Debian, just now wswitching from 
> Alackware, where I compiled 1.0pre6 with no difficulty. This 1.0pre7 is 
> the first effort at an MPlayer compile. So much to learn, so little time 
> in which to learn it.

You probably need something like libalsadev0 or alsalibdev0 or something
similar. See man apt-cache for search options.


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