[vdr] mplayer does not work properly

Pasi Juppo pasi.juppo at iki.fi
Sun Aug 19 10:42:16 CEST 2007

Jakob Lenfers wrote:
> Pasi Juppo schrieb:
>> [Video without sound]
>> Video clips were using AC3. They have used to work fine so I downgraded
>> to mplayer 1.0 pre 8 and now the audio gets passed through to the
>> amplifier via FF card.
> I guess I've got a similar problem as you have: Sometimes I get only
> video, sometimes only audio! (on the same files, I can't find out when
> which happens.)
> But it all started after I upgraded accidently mplayer. :-( Does someone
> has a .deb against debian stable of 1.0pre8 so I don't have to compile
> it myself?

This problem is solved now. Solution was this simple. Change
mplayer.sh.conf AC3AOUT="-ac hwac3" to AC3AOUT="-ao mpegpes -ac hwac3".

Br, Pasi

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