[vdr] MP3/MPlayer pre-release

Soeren Sonnenburg vdr-ml at nn7.de
Sat Apr 8 08:25:28 CEST 2006

On Fri, 07 Apr 2006 16:41:25 +0000, Stefan Huelswitt wrote:

> On 07 Apr 2006 Soeren Sonnenburg <vdr-ml at nn7.de> wrote:
>> On Thu, 06 Apr 2006 19:51:21 +0000, Stefan Huelswitt wrote:
[the OSD]
> It is definitely there ;)
> It's activated with "ok" as the normal VDR progress display, but
> there are some prerequisites for it to actualy work:
>  - Slavemode has to be enabled.
>  - The plugin has to have information about the length of the
>    file and the current replay position. This information has to
>    be passed by mplayer. There are two possible ways (which are
>    used concurrently):
>      * The slave commands "get_time_length" & "get_percent_pos"
>        have to return usefull values. This doesn't seems to be
>        true for all kind of video codes (e.g. mpg works fine).
>      * You have to apply the slavemode patch from the patches
>        directory to mplayer. The patch outputs some internal
>        values to stdout which are parsed by the plugin.

Well and there is the problem, I am doing all this and don't get a OSD...
any ideas on how to debug this ?


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