[MPlayer-users] screen filled with junk

Louis-David Mitterrand ldm at apartia.org
Tue Aug 13 15:48:02 CEST 2002

On Tue, Aug 13, 2002 at 11:25:17PM +1000, Cameron Hutchison wrote:
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> Once upon a time Louis-David Mitterrand said...
> > [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> > 
> > When mplayer starts all is well, then after a few seconds the progress
> > indicator starts printing lines on my rxvt:
> > 
> > [junk deleted]
> > 
> > Why not keep printing a single line whith \r to overwrite it?
> It does. Your terminal is probably not wide enough so it scrolls to the
> next line.

Thanks for trying but no:

- the terminal is 80 and the status line fits in,
- initially the status line dosen't scroll,

I found that the status line starts scrolling the moment I press "f" to
go fullscreen (-vo xv) or that any other message is printed by mplayer
(e.g: system too slow), after that the status message keeps scrolling ad

ldm at apartia.org 

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