Re: Why gmplayer - no sound; mplayer - sound?
On 7/31/05, Yannick Le Saint (kyncani) <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Sat, 2005-07-30 at 23:47 -0400, Patrick Wiseman wrote:
> > When I play a file directly with mplayer, it has sound, but when I
> > select the same file from the gmplayer list, I get "Could not
> > open/initialise audio device -> no sound".
> > What's gmplayer's problem with the audio device? I thought it was
> > just a frontend for mplayer.
> Yes, but they don't take their configuration from the same places.
> See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MplayerInstallHowto
Silly, but so. I amended my preferences in gmplayer - following those
instructions to which you pointed me - and now it has sound too.