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Old 10-03-2008, 09:52 AM   #1
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mplayer OSD problem

hiii to all

my problem is when i type command in console mplayer -menu zinda.mpg
it says
mplayer -menu zinda.mpg
MPlayer 1.0rc2-4.1.2 (C) 2000-2007 MPlayer Team
CPU: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.00GHz (Family: 15, Model: 6, Stepping: 5)
CPUflags: MMX: 1 MMX2: 1 3DNow: 0 3DNow2: 0 SSE: 1 SSE2: 1
Compiled for x86 CPU with extensions: MMX MMX2 SSE SSE2
OSD menu support was not compiled in.

and in my mplayer subtitle is also not working

plz be discriptive with your answer

i posted a thread but still the problem is there

thanks in advance
Old 10-04-2008, 05:03 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by vipin_jss View Post

OSD menu support was not compiled in.

It looks like you don't have OSD menu support compiled into your copy of MPlayer. If you're compiling MPlayer yourself, you need to pass the --enable-menu parameter when you run ./configure and then configure the OSD menu.

This link here details how to go about enabling the OSD menu:

If you installed MPlayer from a binary package in your distribution, you may find that there is a separate package that includes OSD menu support, that might be named something like mplayer-menu or similar. Try having a browse through the available packages in your distribution, or if you downloaded a binary of MPlayer from a website, have a closer look to see if there is a separate package you can download that includes OSD menu support.

I hope this helps, peace out. :)

Last edited by clint1986; 10-04-2008 at 05:05 AM.


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