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    Mplayer problem

    I get the following when I type in : sudo gmplayer

    in the terminal:

    MPlayer dev-CVS--4.0.2 (C) 2000-2005 MPlayer Team
    CPU: Intel Pentium 4/Xeon/Celeron Foster (Family: 8, Stepping: 9)
    Detected cache-line size is 64 bytes
    CPUflags: MMX: 1 MMX2: 1 3DNow: 0 3DNow2: 0 SSE: 1 SSE2: 1
    Compiled for Debian.

    vo: X11 running at 1024x768 with depth 24 and 32 bpp (":0.0" => local display)
    86 audio & 200 video codecs
    Opening joystick device /dev/input/js0
    Can't open joystick device /dev/input/js0 : No such file or directory
    Can't init input joystick
    Setting up LIRC support...
    mplayer: could not connect to socket
    mplayer: No such file or directory
    Failed to open LIRC support.
    You will not be able to use your remote control.
    Playing /home/kabby/Desktop/preview.wmv.
    ASF file format detected.
    VIDEO: [WMV3] 320x240 24bpp 1000.000 fps 0.0 kbps ( 0.0 kbyte/s)
    ================================================== ========================
    Trying to force audio codec driver family libmad...
    Opening audio decoder: [ffmpeg] FFmpeg/libavcodec audio decoders
    AUDIO: 44100 Hz, 2 ch, s16le, 192.0 kbit/13.61% (ratio: 24005->176400)
    Selected audio codec: [ffwmav2] afm:ffmpeg (DivX audio v2 (FFmpeg))
    ================================================== ========================
    Error opening/initializing the selected video_out (-vo) device.

    Help a noob out, please.

  2. #2
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    Luton, England, UK, Earth
    Have you got the correct drivers for your graphics card? Not sure but that might be the problem, if you havent, install them then do xorgconfig or xf86config

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