[Mplayer-users] new mga_vid driver

Maximo Ramos maximo at violadores.org
Wed Mar 7 17:07:02 CET 2001

hi again!!

On Wed, Mar 07, 2001 at 04:47:09PM +0100, Gábor Lénárt wrote:
> > Yes, but how? using VGA console? fb? I only try fbview, it works,
> > but while in X it screws up the console if I swith back.
> > 
> > any thougths?
> For example with G400, you can use mga_vid.o kernel module and "mga" mplayer
> video output driver on console too, since it's not X dependent at all.
> I only watch movies without X ;-)

Yes, but my question was "how?" If I try now in my console mplayer -vo
mga all I get is green/pink shit (with movements "ala matrix")

Right now I use VGA console, fb gave me so much trouble when I switched
from X to console back and forth.

so ... again ... how?

Maximo Ramos
>From The Land of The Morning Calm
"I am free of prejudices. I hate everyone equally."

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