[MPlayer-users] Trouble playing UDP multicast stream in mplayer
Reimar.Doeffinger at gmx.de
Sat Dec 6 15:23:31 CET 2014
On Tue, Dec 02, 2014 at 06:22:55PM +0600, Prabashwara Seneviratne wrote:
> Thanks for the reply @reimar
> I followed your suggestions and installed the latest svn mplayer and updated my distro (xubuntu 14.04) for good measure. It also worth mentioning that i moved to a faster machine as well (Core 2 Duo 2.8ghz, 2GB DDR2, Nvidia GTS 450)
Hm, too bad that there's no easy way for me to test myself.
> I tried using the ffmpeg://udp:// command instead and it resulted in this
> bash at Bash-C2D:~/peo$ mplayer ffmpeg://udp://188.8.131.52:6000
Maybe something like
would be better...
> using the same command that i used before, with a bigger cache (mplayer --cache 8192 udp://184.108.40.206:6000) the playback was slightly better(i.e not as many artifacts), but still not perfect (perhaps due to the faster machine)
Just to exclude issues I'd start with something crazy like
Unfortunately right now I don't have many more ideas...
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