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Old 10-06-2003, 11:24 AM   #1
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Strange problem with Mplayer!!!

I have Installed MPlayer successfully for Red Hat 9, and it is working fine when I run with gmplayer command, but when I give gmplayer & command then Mplayer opens but it hangs(crashes). What is the problem. Also I cannot play any movies or video from website, I tried to loadplugins for Mozilla but could not succeed, Please help me!!!!
Old 10-06-2003, 02:23 PM   #2
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sorry....can' help you with MPlayer.
But this link has some very useful info about plugins and various other things. Just look under the Linux section for various topics. Hope this helps.
Old 10-06-2003, 04:14 PM   #3
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Launch mplayer from an xshell (xterm, Konsole, Gnome-Terminal, Eterm, whatever) and watch the output. It is very verbose and you should read it thoroughly to look for any hints.



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