mplayer (gmplayer) with xfce4.4.0
kdk at daleco.biz
Wed Mar 7 18:45:27 UTC 2007
Gerard Seibert wrote:
> Kevin Kinsey <kdk at daleco.biz> wrote:
>> What is your mplayer/gmplayer version? `pkg_info | grep mplayer` will
>> probably tell you.
>> Is the underlying menu entry the same command that you run in the
> I have tried running mplayer and gmplayer via the 'run' command, but
> that fails also with the same error message.
Well, 0.99.8_5 here, although portupgrade -arR is running on ttyv0, so I
may be installing a broken player also. I assume you have tried under
another WM such as good old TWM? Same result? What about on the
console (no X)? Are you playing video files or audio (probably video)?
The "[ws] Shared Memory Extensions Error" sounds pretty
application-specific to me. It's possible the xfce people should have
referred you to mplayer as well as FBSD. I'm guessing somewhere
between mplayer and X11 and FreeBSD.
What about recompiling whilst passing
Also, I assume you're on X.org, correct?
Grasping at straws,
Insomnia isn't anything to lose sleep over.
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