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Old 03-23-2004, 06:37 PM   #1
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no sound on mplayer; xmms works

on 2.4.x kernel.

xmms plays sound perfectly. Mplayer detects no sound but plays the video.

What to do?

please be specific...somewhat of a newbie
Old 03-23-2004, 06:49 PM   #2
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try to download some codecs...


mplayer -ao alsa9 file.avi
Old 03-23-2004, 06:51 PM   #3
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Still doesn't work, here are the messages...

Opening video decoder: [ffmpeg] FFmpeg's libavcodec codec family
Selected video codec: [ffodivx] vfm:ffmpeg (FFmpeg MPEG-4)
Checking audio filter chain for 48000Hz/2ch/16bit -> 48000Hz/2ch/16bit...
AF_pre: af format: 2 bps, 2 ch, 48000 hz, little endian signed int
AF_pre: 48000Hz 2ch Signed 16-bit (Little-Endian)
Could not open/initialize audio device -> no sound.
Audio: no sound
Starting playback...
VDec: vo config request - 512 x 272 (preferred csp: Planar YV12)
VDec: using Planar YV12 as output csp (no 0)
Movie-Aspect is 1.88:1 - prescaling to correct movie aspect.
VO: [x11] 512x272 => 512x272 Planar YV12
SwScaler: using unscaled Planar YV12 -> BGR 32-bit special converter
Successfully enabled DPMS0.0% 0 0 79%
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change your audio device or configure it in mplayer preferences


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