[MPlayer-users] MPlayer with live555

Reimar Döffinger Reimar.Doeffinger at gmx.de
Wed Jul 8 02:11:55 CEST 2015

On Wed, Jul 08, 2015 at 07:27:35AM +0900, Masaru Nomiya wrote:
> Hello,
> In the Message; 
>   Subject    : Re: [MPlayer-users] MPlayer with live555
>   Message-ID : <20150707191612.GA10626 at reimardoeffinger.de>
>   Date & Time: Tue, 7 Jul 2015 21:16:12 +0200
> [RD] == Reimar Döffinger <Reimar.Doeffinger at gmx.de> has written:
> RD> On Sun, Jul 05, 2015 at 12:55:33PM +0900, Masaru Nomiya wrote:
> RD>> Hello,
> RD>> 
> RD>> I installed live.20150127.tar.gz, then configureed
> RD>> 
> RD>> ./configure --enable-gui --libdir=/usr/local/lib64 --enable-menu
> RD>> --language=ja --prefix=/usr/local --enable-debug --enable-xvmc
> RD>> --with-xvmclib=XvMCNVIDIA --enable-musepack --enable-live
> RD>> 
> RD>> Then I tried to build, I got error;
> [...]
> RD> If I remember right, the live555 API change some time ago, and MPlayer
> RD> was never adapted to it, so it will only work with rather old versions.
> RD> Do you actually need it though? I think FFmpeg/libavformat can be used
> RD> for RTP in MPlayer has become fairly decent at it.
> I see.
> I'll use FFmpeg.

Just to be clear:
I meant that
mplayer rtsp://....
is supposed to just work without live555.
(that it's using FFmpeg is just an internal detail that you only
need to care about if it doesn't work and you want to write a bug
report :) )

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