[MPlayer-DOCS] CVS: main/DOCS/xml/en ports.xml,1.70,1.71

Diego Biurrun CVS syncmail at mplayerhq.hu
Sat Dec 10 20:01:04 CET 2005

CVS change done by Diego Biurrun CVS

Update of /cvsroot/mplayer/main/DOCS/xml/en
In directory mail:/var2/tmp/cvs-serv1319/en

Modified Files:
Log Message:
known bugs with P4 and SSE, small fixes
based on a patch by compn < . tempn . @ . twmi . . . rr . . . com . >

Index: ports.xml
RCS file: /cvsroot/mplayer/main/DOCS/xml/en/ports.xml,v
retrieving revision 1.70
retrieving revision 1.71
diff -u -r1.70 -r1.71
--- ports.xml	13 Sep 2005 11:04:20 -0000	1.70
+++ ports.xml	10 Dec 2005 19:01:01 -0000	1.71
@@ -505,11 +505,25 @@
   console is rather slow. Redirecting output or using the
   <option>-quiet</option> option has been reported to improve performance on
   some systems. Direct rendering (<option>-dr</option>) may also help.
-  You can prevent OSD flicker through double buffering with the
-  <option>-double</option> option. If playback is jerky, try
+  If playback is jerky, try
   <option>-autosync 100</option>. If some of these options help you, you
   may want to put them in your config file.</para>
+<para>On Windows the runtime CPU-detection disables SSE support
+  because of recurring and hard to trace SSE-related crashes. If you
+  wish to have SSE support, you will have to compile without runtime
+  CPU-detection.
+<para>If you have a Pentium 4 and are experiencing a crash using the
+  realplayer codecs you may need to disable hyperthreading support.
 <sect2 id="cygwin">

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