[vdr] Mplayer mpegpes not working
linuxtv at nzbaxters.com
Fri Aug 19 14:21:31 CEST 2005
> > I have modified my mplayer.sh to use the X output rather than mpegpes,
> > so a mplayer window opens up to play the .avi file or whatever. But a
> > weird problem occurs.
> Why don't use the "xineplayer" which comes with vdr-xine (see
I have been, but it gives no SLAVE control.
> > -If xine is running (I use the xine player as my card has no mpeg2
> > decode) the mplayer window launches full screen, but the video is in a
> > smaller window with huge black borders
> > -If xine isn't running, and VDR is using skincurses, the mplayer window
> > opens up fullscreen with full screen video fine.
> Only one XV window can be present at one time. Mplayer falls back to -vo
> x11, which doesn't support hardware scaling. If you have powerful enough
> system, you can enable software scaling with mplayer -zoom option.
> Mplayer will still try hardware scaling first, and uses the software
> only as a fallback.
I've now configured the mplayer.sh to use -vo gl2 which seems to work
fine. Thanks for your help.
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