[compiz] Making the video plugin + patched MPlayer work with other backends
gmane at colin.guthr.ie
Mon Nov 5 13:18:57 PST 2007
Sam Spilsbury wrote:
> I'm wondering how I can make my patched up mplayer work with other
> MPlayer frontends, such as mplayer-plugin, GMPlayer, SMPlayer and
> KMPlayer. When I play a video using mplayer normally with:
> mplayer video.ext,
> It detects the compiz video output and works fine, however when it is
> called from other players (AFAIK, it just creates a window then asks
> mplayer to display in it) with mplayer video.ext, I get this:
> Playing /home/Sam/Video/iMacAd.mp4.
> Quicktime/MOV file format detected.
> [mov] Video stream found, -vid 0
> [mov] Audio stream found, -aid 1
> VIDEO: [mp4v] 320x240 24bpp 24.000 fps 0.0 kbps ( 0.0 kbyte/s)
> Opening video decoder: [ffmpeg] FFmpeg's libavcodec codec family
> Selected video codec: [ffodivx] vfm: ffmpeg (FFmpeg MPEG-4)
> Opening audio decoder: [faad] AAC (MPEG2/4 Advanced Audio Coding)
> FAAD: compressed input bitrate missing, assuming 128kbit/s!
> AUDIO: 44100 Hz, 2 ch, s16le, 128.0 kbit/9.07% (ratio: 16000->176400)
> Selected audio codec: [faad] afm: faad (FAAD AAC (MPEG-2/MPEG-4 Audio) decoder)
> [AO OSS] audio_setup: Can't open audio device /dev/dsp: Device or resource busy
> AO: [alsa] 48000Hz 2ch s16le (2 bytes per sample)
> Starting playback...
> VDec: vo config request - 320 x 240 (preferred colorspace: Planar YV12)
> VDec: using Planar YV12 as output csp (no 0)
> Movie-Aspect is 1.33:1 - prescaling to correct movie aspect.
> VO: [xv] 320x240 => 320x240 Planar YV12
> New_Face failed. Maybe the font path is wrong.
> Please supply the text font file (~/.mplayer/subfont.ttf).
> subtitle font: load_sub_face failed.
> [ws] Error in display.
> [ws] Error code: 11 ( BadAlloc (insufficient resources for operation) )
> [ws] Request code: 140
> [ws] Minor code: 19
> [ws] Modules: flip_page
> Strange. Other non-mplayer players do that too.
> Oh well, looking forward to Redirected Direct rendering as that means
> we can use the gl2 driver ;-)
Yeah this has annoyed me for a while. It would be great if someone could
make it work :)
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