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> No Video While Playing Mpg,dat Files On Mplayer, only audio playing video files
post Oct 25 2004, 09:05 AM
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Whats this Lie-nix Thing?

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i recently installed Mplayer on redhat linux 9.whenever i play video files(.dat , .mpg ,VCD) i can hear only the sound ,there is no video.
i have a geforce fx graphics card with generic drivers.also i am unable to turn on hardware acceleration in the Display option.
plz help
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post Oct 25 2004, 06:42 PM
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Its GNU/

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You will need to install the kernel-source package and the Nvidia drivers.

Then you can set the video type to xv for mplayer.

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