[MPlayer-users] Playing QHD (3840x2160) material with mplayer

Dean S. Messing deanm at sharplabs.com
Mon Apr 21 22:30:34 CEST 2008

> > Who said anything about figuring out the size?  It's
> > QHD material and the size information is in the header.  
> Regardless of that, there's no reason to assume
> mplayer will know that it should buffer everything to
> RAM and play from there. That would almost never be
> appropriate  behaviour normally - you wouldn't want it
> to copy an entire DVD into RAM even if you had enough.

You are correct.  I (too quickly) mid-read "media size" in what you
wrote as "frame size".  Apologies.


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