[packman] Mplayer troubles

Henne Vogelsang hvogel at hennevogel.de
Tue Aug 14 22:40:50 CEST 2007


On Tuesday, August 14, 2007 at 10:28:53, Chris Arnold wrote:

> I have installed MPlayer-1.0rc1try3-1.pm.1 from packman site. I also have
> installed k3b which uses the codecs that mplayer needs. When i try to use
> mplayer, it starts but does not play the file. It will immediately close.
> Also, the "control" part (the part that has the stop/play buttons) of
> mplayer does not open. I wonder if there is a problem with mplayerxx-try3?

Can you please show us exactly what you do? mplayer is a console
application you know that right? If you are looking for a graphical
application try gmplayer or smplayer (thats an extra package).


Henne Vogelsang,      http://hennevogel.de
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