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Old 02-05-2005, 12:22 PM   #1
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gmplayer crashes on loading skin

i compiled mplayer from source and used checkinstall to generate a slackware package.

this is the output when i try to run gmplayer, verbatum

patrick@kitsunetsuki:~$ gmplayer
MPlayer 1.0pre6-3.3.4 (C) 2000-2004 MPlayer Team
CPU: Advanced Micro Devices Athlon MP/XP Thoroughbred (Family: 6, Stepping: 0)
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

vo: X11 running at 1280x960 with depth 24 and 32 bpp (":0.0" => local display)
Linux RTC init error in ioctl (rtc_irqp_set 1024): Permission denied
Try adding "echo 1024 > /proc/sys/dev/rtc/max-user-freq" to your system startup scripts.
[skin] file ( /usr/local/share/mplayer/Skin/default/skin ) not found.
Skin not found (default).
a gui-ified window opens for a split second, but closes immediately thereafter.

any ideas?
Old 02-05-2005, 12:49 PM   #2
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the O/P clearly states that there are no skin files

get some skin file and put that in the path specified

Old 02-05-2005, 01:46 PM   #3
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ah. i re-read the output with a differnt rythm (weird, i know) and i see what its saying. lets see if it works...

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