[MPlayer-users] mplayer cuts of last second or two of real-audio streams

Andrew A. Gill superluser at frontiernet.net
Mon Aug 1 03:09:15 CEST 2005

On Sun, 31 Jul 2005, Ulrich Germann wrote:
> when I use mplayer to play real audio streams, the last second or so is
> cut off and mplayer exits prematurely. Has anyone else experienced this?

I have.  Out of curiosity--what processor are you using?

> I'd appreciate any advice I could get.

I've got a workaround.  Basically, it consists of assuming that
the last second is trivial and ignoring it.

This only works for about a year, however, and at some point I
decide that enough's enough and wind up screaming about sloppy
coding at 4AM and eventually writing an ad-hoc patch and sending
it to advusers.

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