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Re: Why gmplayer - no sound; mplayer - sound?



On 7/31/05, Yannick Le Saint (kyncani) <y.lesaint@gmail.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. 
Thanks!

Patrick



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