[MPlayer-users] get_buffer() failed (stride changed) decode_slice_header error

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Sun Feb 3 21:34:59 CET 2013

Josh <joshf87 <at> live.com> writes:

> I am forwarding a problem with certain H264 files in MPlayer. It seems 
> these particular files are unplayable in MPlayer and couldn't get them 
> to play in recent MPlayer w/ FFmpeg. They produce this error:
> [h264 @ 01187e00]get_buffer() failed (stride changed)
> [h264 @ 01187e00]decode_slice_header error
> [h264 @ 01187e00]no frame!

Reimar has fixed this by disabling direct rendering 
for H264 globally.

Thank you for the report, Carl Eugen

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