[vdr] mplayer does not work properly

Pertti Kosunen pertti.kosunen at pp.nic.fi
Sun Feb 25 17:26:59 CET 2007

Pasi Juppo wrote:
> Now I got more log from SVN version of mplayer:
> [AO OSS] Can't set audio device /dev/dsp to ac3 output, trying s16le...
> AO: [oss] 48000Hz 2ch s16le (2 bytes per sample)
> [format] Sample format big-endian AC3 not yet supported
> [libaf] Reinitialization did not work, audio filter 'format' returned
> error code -2
> Couldn't find matching filter/ao format!

Try to set different device in mplayer.sh.conf:

This should work on both AC3 & DTS:
AC3AOUT="-afm hwac3"

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