[vdr] softdevice (directfb) and mplayer plugins

Per Mellander per at mellander.org
Sat Sep 3 10:05:54 CEST 2005


On Fri, 2 Sep 2005 19:12:01 +0300, Per Mellander wrote
> On Fri, 2 Sep 2005 14:59:57 +0100, Tony Houghton wrote
> > In <20050902152235.M76763 at mellander.org>, Per Mellander wrote:
> > 
> > > I have a EPIA M10000 that's running vdr-1.3.30, softdevice and 
streamdev.
> > > 
> > 
> > I used to have problems using the mplayer plugin with softdevice,
> >  both using DirectFB on a Matrox G450 TV out, but IIRC mplayer used 
> > to run OK and it was VDR that wouldn't work again when mplayer had 
finished.
> 
> I don't even get a picture from mplayer !? I think that the problem 
> you had is related to that mplayer does not 'release' the directfb 
> correctly. That assumption based on the fact that I get a strange 
> warning/error msg when mplayer finish. ( Runned aloned that is. )
> 
> > 
> > Have you tried the softplay plugin?
> 

Tested the last softplay CSV - something is fishy ;)

It compiles ok, I get a filelisting. Starting a movie halts VDR. Compiled 
against latest ffmpeg. ( That's of tonights CVS ) 

Any hint's?

/Mel 



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