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Re: An Mplayer question

Okay!  Thanks fir the tip. I'll try it.

On Monday, 07 April 2008 11:15 am, Mumia W.. wrote:
> On 04/07/2008 12:42 PM, Walt L. Williams wrote:
> > Greetings all
> >
> > I used Mplayer on the SuSE(10) system I used to use
> > to play mpg and avi movies. On my former system I merely
> > had to do the install it and it was ready to use.  Mplayer
> > on Debian (etch) seems to be broken.  What must I do
> > to get Mplayer working on Debian? It gives me to
> > following error:
> >
> > Error opening/initializing the selected video_out (-vo) device
> >
> > Any suggestions on how to correct this?
> Go into Mplayer's preferences dialog and select Video-> Available
> drivers. Select a video driver that you are confident works, e.g. X11
> (if you're running under XFree86 or Xorg).
> Experiment with the other video output devices if you want possible
> better performance.

Best Regards
Walt L. Williams


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