Re: Playing a movie on ppc.
On Sunday 05 November 2006 13:47, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 05, 2006 at 01:33:47PM +0100, Helge Kreutzmann wrote:
> > On Sun, Nov 05, 2006 at 12:36:20PM +0100, Børge Holen wrote:
> > > On Sunday 05 November 2006 12:33, Helge Kreutzmann wrote:
> > > > Please report this as a bug against mplayer (and also the totem
> > > > problem you experience). Simply paste this e-mail to the list in the
> > > > bug report (use reportbug). The maintainer(s) should then help you
> > > > getting it to work.
> > >
> > > There's no bug to report. He needs to get ; a new deb file with the
> > > right compiler configurations, install the missing xv libs, compile it
> > > himself to get the nvidia drivers goin.
> > Please, please do not discourage people from filing bugs. He used an
> > official debian package, and it failed to work (as I understood, for
> > several input files). A user is not supposed to "; a new deb file"
> > (whatever this means), "install missing xv libs" (this is a serious
> > bug (missing depenencies), if the package fails to work without those
> > libs installed), "compile
> > himself" - no this is not gentoo, users are expected to get a working
> > binary.
> > When mplayer was out of debian, this might have been acceptable, but
> > now it no longer is!
> > So there *is* a bug to report, and Charles, please be so kind and do
> > so.
> But is there a bug? It works flawlessly for me. Plus, since the
> package is so new I would suggest waiting a few weeks until it has
> settled a bit.
Bug, nah, he's just missing about every vo there is.