[MPlayer-users] Laptop, Projector and ATI Radeon

Julián Nuñez julian at proteger.org.ar
Wed Mar 2 19:46:34 CET 2005

py wrote:

>I've just done a presentation and wanted to show a movie. So I launched
>mplayer but the movie just appeared on the screen of the laptop. I still
>cannot understand why...
Afaik some laptops use some kind of overlay that makes them not to show 
the movie in the secondary screen, Try using a nonaccelerated VO such as 
x11 (assuming you are in X-windows)

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