[Mplayer-cvslog] CVS: main/DOCS formats.html,1.34,1.35

Diego Biurrun CVS diego at mplayerhq.hu
Sat Jun 29 18:27:55 CEST 2002

Update of /cvsroot/mplayer/main/DOCS
In directory mail:/var/tmp.root/cvs-serv7759/DOCS

Modified Files:
Log Message:
Hopefully the end of the RealPlayer codecs saga..
Explained where to put things and which configure options to use in case
something goes wrong.

Index: formats.html
RCS file: /cvsroot/mplayer/main/DOCS/formats.html,v
retrieving revision 1.34
retrieving revision 1.35
diff -u -r1.34 -r1.35
--- formats.html	29 Jun 2002 05:26:17 -0000	1.34
+++ formats.html	29 Jun 2002 16:27:48 -0000	1.35
@@ -175,17 +175,18 @@
 <P>It's recommended to download and install RealPlayer8 or RealONE, because
   <B>MPlayer</B> can use their libraries to decode files with RealVideo 2.0 or
-  RealVideo 3.0 video! All you have to do is:</P>
+  RealVideo 3.0 video!</P>
-  &nbsp;&nbsp;<CODE>ln -s /usr/local/RealPlayer8/Codecs $PREFIX/lib/real</CODE>
+<P>The <B>MPlayer</B> configure script should detect the RealPlayer libraries
+  in all standard locations. If it does not, tell configure where to look with
+  the <CODE>--with-reallibdir</CODE> switch.</P>
-<P>NOTE: RealPlayer's installation path may differ from the above, please check
-  it.</P>
+<P>It is also possible to just take the RealPlayer libraries from somewhere and
+  put them in a suitable directory like <CODE>/usr/lib/real</CODE> or
+  <CODE>$LIBDIR/real</CODE>.</P>
-<P>NOTE: RealPlayer libraries currently <B>can only be used with Linux or FreeBSD
-  on the x86 platform</B>!</P>
+<P>NOTE: RealPlayer libraries currently <B>only work with Linux, FreeBSD,
+  NetBSD and Cygwin on the x86 platform</B>!</P>
 <P><B><A NAME=> NuppelVideo files</A></B></P>

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