[MPlayer-users] XV display too wide

Attila Kinali attila at kinali.ch
Fri Jan 28 11:19:03 CET 2005

On Fri, 28 Jan 2005 11:05:03 +0100
Reimar Döffinger <uvhe at rz.uni-karlsruhe.de> wrote:

> > When I try to play a movie using XV as my output method, the display is
> > 3 times wider than it should be - the height, however, is correct.
> Maybe add monitoraspect=12/3 in your config? MPlayer can't know that
> your _monitor_ is three times as wide as normal.

No it can. Xinerama reports the size of the individual screens.
If this doesn't work correctly, as it is in your case, then it's
either missing support in MPlayer (ie, switched off at compile time)
or a bug in the xinerama code of MPlayer.

				Attila Kinali

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