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Old 10-22-2011, 03:11 PM   #1
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mplayer not playing audio and video

Dear friends,

i m new to linux. i installed MPlayer 1.0rc4-4.4.4 in my machine.if i play any mp3 file it shows

Opening audio decoder: [mp3lib] MPEG layer-2, layer-3
AUDIO: 44100 Hz, 2 ch, s16le, 128.0 kbit/9.07% (ratio: 16000->176400)
Selected audio codec: [mp3] afm: mp3lib (mp3lib MPEG layer-2, layer-3)
[AO OSS] audio_setup: Can't open audio device /dev/dsp: No such file or directory
DVB card number must be between 1 and 4
AO: [null] 44100Hz 2ch s16le (2 bytes per sample)
Video: no video

but in vlc player it plays smoothly. my linux version rhel6 -2.6.32-71.el6.i686. how can i resolve it.
thanks in advance
Old 10-22-2011, 04:51 PM   #2
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Error message shows that system is searching for DVB card and not getting it. You need to work with configuration of mpeg player, you installed, such that it do not looks for dvb card. Moreover, if your file is playing well in vlc, what is the hassle. VLC is very good player.
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Old 10-23-2011, 06:22 AM   #3
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Thanks nirmeshk

the thing is, i want a command line operatable video gui.
how can i play video files in vlc via command line..?


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