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Old 05-09-2005, 03:22 AM   #1
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Distribution: MDK, Fedora, Debian Unstable (current)
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can't play any video

i just installed FC3 and installed latest version of vlc
when i try to open any video, the soundtrack opens but video doesnt
i get this in terminal window
[00000241] mpeg_audio decoder: MPGA channels:2 samplerate:48000 bitrate:128
Gdk-ERROR **: BadMatch (invalid parameter attributes)
  serial 52 error_code 8 request_code 140 minor_code 17
Xlib: unexpected async reply (sequence 0x8723)!
ive googled around but found no solutions

any help?
Old 05-15-2005, 02:52 AM   #2
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vlc video playing


did you install vlc via yum ??
I have had a similar problem and resolveld it with using the rpms from the site !!
Simply download all the packages and install them with :

rpm -Uvh * --force



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