Opened 14 years ago

Closed 14 years ago

Last modified 14 years ago

#524 closed defect (worksforme)

'-display' switch is not recognised on 'mplayer' command line

Reported by: bugzilla@… Owned by: reimar
Priority: normal Component: core
Version: 1.0pre8 Severity: normal
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Reproduced by developer: Analyzed by developer:


Compiled from source on Kubuntu Breezy, P4 system, mplayer 1.0pre8. The
'-display' switch is not recognised in this version.

--sample cut-n-pasted from my shell
marvin@tribble:~$ mplayer -display localhost:0.0
MPlayer 1.0pre8-4.0.2 (C) 2000-2006 MPlayer Team
CPU: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.40GHz (Family: 15, Model: 2,
Stepping: 9)
CPUflags: MMX: 1 MMX2: 1 3DNow: 0 3DNow2: 0 SSE: 1 SSE2: 1
Compiled for x86 CPU with extensions: MMX MMX2 SSE SSE2

Unknown option on the command line: -display
Error parsing option on the command line: -display

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 14 years ago by reimar

  • Resolution set to worksforme
  • Status changed from new to closed

You probably build MPlayer without X11 support, try -vo help to check (if x11
and xv are not listed, you're missing it).
Remember to install all needed header (-dev packages) before building and check
the configure output (at least the summary at the end).

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