ports/57622: Portupgrade to latest mplayer version breaks application
stacey at vickiandstacey.com
Mon Oct 6 18:00:30 UTC 2003
The following reply was made to PR ports/57622; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Stacey Roberts <stacey at vickiandstacey.com>
To: "Thomas E. Zander" <riggs at rrr.de>
Cc: FreeBSD-gnats-submit at FreeBSD.org
Subject: Re: ports/57622: Portupgrade to latest mplayer version breaks
Date: Mon, 06 Oct 2003 18:50:15 +0100
On Mon, 2003-10-06 at 08:23, Thomas E. Zander wrote:
> On Mon, 06. Oct 2003, at 0:22 +0100, Stacey Roberts wrote
> according to [Re: ports/57622: Portupgrade to latest mplayer version breaks application]:
> > Also, I have already now tried
> > make deinstall for mplayer
> > make install clean
> > Exit SU
> > As regular user in mplayer ports dir
> > make install-user
> Unfortunately I'm not able to reproduce your problem since it works
> completely as usual for me.
Not sure how I respond to that..,
> According to your output it looks like you have compiled mplayer with
Err.., I've not explicitly compiled mplayer with anything., all I did to
make -DWITH_GUI install clean.
Then I selected all skins *except* the one that includes Windows Media
Player, and another that has Cryrus-something-or-the-other.
> Please provide a truetype font to the program: Just copy a ttf to
I'd be happy to, if I knew how.., Like I said, if there's any
truetype-anything in there, its not because I actually told mplayer to
> I'm not sure if this helps, but I've seen that mplayer can be broken by
> things not even god would expect :-)
Not sure if you (or anyone else) are aware, but I'm not the only one
limping along with broken mplayer GUI players., there are quite a few
folks with this and similar problems since portupgrading to the latest
Anyways.., if there's a link to how I could supply that truetype thingy
to mplayer, do let me know, I'll give it a try.
Thanks again for taking the time to reply, Thomas. Always appreciated!
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