[MPlayer-users] mplayer fails to build with Live555 library

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Sat Jul 27 10:24:26 CEST 2013

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

> On 7/25/2013 19:00, Umar Qureshey wrote:
> > I am trying to compile a recent svn version of 
> > mplayer with the latest livemedia library
> > (http://live555.com/liveMedia/public/) so I can do 
> > RTSP streaming.  However, the build fails:
> >
> MPlayer only supports the sync interface and it was 
> dropped after Live555 4.30.2013. You'll need to use 
> 4.30.2013 or older.

This is correct, before testing with unsupported 
patches please try:
$ mplayer ffmpeg://rtsp://your.rtsp.stream/and/its/path
(with mplayer without live555 support)

If this does not work, please report back, support is 
much more likely than for the patch.

Carl Eugen

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