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Old 11-06-2005, 10:54 AM   #1
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FC4 Mplayer playing over RTSP

Hi all!

I am trying to play a quicktime movie (*.mp4) from a website though RTSP using mplayer. I've been fighting with it all day long and finally gave up. This is the error messages from

mplayer -v rtsp://filename.mp4
MPlayer 1.0pre7-3.2.3 (C) 2000-2005 MPlayer Team
CPU: Advanced Micro Devices Athlon 4 /Athlon MP/XP Palomino (Family: 6, Stepping: 2)
Detected cache-line size is 64 bytes
CPUflags: MMX: 1 MMX2: 1 3DNow: 1 3DNow2: 1 SSE: 1 SSE2: 0
Compiled for x86 CPU with extensions: MMX MMX2 3DNow 3DNowEx SSE

CommandLine: '-v' 'rtsp://filename.mp4'
get_path('font/font.desc') -> '/root/.mplayer/font/font.desc'
font: can't open file: /root/.mplayer/font/font.desc
font: can't open file: /usr/share/mplayer/font/font.desc
Using MMX (with tiny bit MMX2) Optimized OnScreenDisplay
Failed to open /dev/rtc: Device or resource busy (it should be readable by the user.)
Using nanosleep() timing
get_path('input.conf') -> '/root/.mplayer/input.conf'
Can't open input config file /root/.mplayer/input.conf: No such file or directory
Parsing input config file /etc/mplayer/input.conf
Input config file /etc/mplayer/input.conf parsed: 59 binds
get_path('filename.mp4.conf') -> '/root/.mplayer/filename.mp4.conf'
Playing rtsp://filename.mp4.
Filename for url is now rtsp://filename.mp4
Filename for url is now rtsp://filename.MP4
Resolving for AF_INET6...
Couldn't resolve name for AF_INET6:
Resolving for AF_INET...
Connecting to server[]:554 ...
Cache size set to 8192 KBytes
Connected to server:
CACHE_PRE_INIT: 0 [0] 0 pre:0 eof:0
Cache fill: 9.96% (835584 bytes) Checking for REAL
REAL file format detected.
real: Header size: 18
real: Header object version: 0
real: File version: 0
Chunk: PROP (504f5250) (size: 0x32, offset: 0x12)
First index chunk offset: 0x0
First data chunk offset: 0xdc
Chunk: CONT (544e4f43) (size: 0x12, offset: 0x44)
Chunk: MDPR (5250444d) (size: 0x3b, offset: 0x56)
Found new stream (id: 0)
Stream mimetype: video/MP4V-ES
Unknown video stream format
### skipping 0 bytes of codec info
Chunk: MDPR (5250444d) (size: 0x41, offset: 0x91)
Found new stream (id: 1)
Stream mimetype: audio/mpeg4-generic
Unknown audio stream format
### skipping 0 bytes of codec info
Chunk: DATA (41544144) (size: 0x0, offset: 0xd2)
demux_real: invalid chunksize! (0)
Packets in file: -2147483648
No stream found.

vo: x11 uninit called but X11 not inited..

Exiting... (End of file)

Can anyone shed some light on what the problem is here???
Old 11-06-2005, 09:40 PM   #2
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