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When starting Xine, I just get the splash screen and nothing further. I have MDK 10.1 (x86_64) Here's the output from the xine-check binary....
[jason@phantom jason]$ xine-check
Please be patient, this script may take a while to run...
[ good ] you're using Linux, doing specific tests
[ good ] looks like you have a /proc filesystem mounted.
[ good ] You seem to have a reasonable kernel version (22.214.171.124-12.5mdk)
[ hint ] Architecture is x86_64 (not intel), assuming there is no MTRR.
MTRR (Memory Type Range Registers) are used on intel CPUs to
control caching mechanisms for special memory ranges. There is
probably nothing like this on x86_64 CPUs...
press <enter> to continue...
[ good ] found the player at /usr/bin/xine
[ good ] /usr/bin/xine is in your PATH
[ good ] found /usr/bin/xine-config in your PATH
[ good ] plugin directory /usr/lib64/xine/plugins/1.0.0 exists.
[ good ] found input plugins
[ good ] found demux plugins
[ good ] found decoder plugins
[ good ] found video_out plugins
[ good ] found audio_out plugins
[ good ] skin directory /usr/share/xine/skins exists.
[ good ] found logo in /usr/share/xine/skins
[ good ] I even found some skins.
[ good ] /dev/cdrom points to /dev/hda
[ good ] /dev/dvd points to /dev/hda
[ good ] DMA is enabled for your DVD drive
[ good ] found xvinfo: X-Video Extension version 2.2
[ good ] your Xv extension supports YV12 overlays (improves MPEG performance)
[ good ] your Xv extension supports YUY2 overlays
[ good ] Xv ports: YUY2 UYVY YV12 I420
[jason@phantom jason]$ xine
This is xine (X11 gui) - a free video player v0.99.2.
(c) 2000-2004 The xine Team.