[MPlayer-users] DTS only in stereo

Vladimir Mosgalin mosgalin at VM10124.spb.edu
Mon Jan 24 11:09:51 CET 2005

On Mon, 24 Jan 2005, Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski wrote:

DRM>> When using mplayer 1.0pre6 from Dominik's RPMS (I have modified the SPEC
DRM>> file to enable DTS support, as it doesn't by default), mplayer will only
DRM>> play a DTS track in Stereo mode, even though it should contain 5.1
DRM>> surround sound.
DRM>What is the exact command line you used? Please include MPlayer's output
DRM>with -v option next time.

It isn't your problem, it's mplayer's problem.. -channels 6 option
doesn't help too - for some reason mplayer always plays dts in stereo.

I reported it on 24 Dec, the topic was "DTS: works with 2 channels
only,...". There was no reaction, probably because I haven't filled in
bugzilla and uploaded a sample; I'll do it soon.



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