[MPlayer-users] quicktime 5.2 can play it but mplayer says no audio

Bob Davis bob at bobsbits.net
Sat Feb 19 18:32:36 CET 2005

Roberto Togni wrote:

>On Sat, 19 Feb 2005 10:18:43 -0500
>Bob Davis <bob at bobsbits.net> wrote:
>>Once again replying to myself.
>>Its quicktime 6.5.2
>>I can see where its screwing up but I dont know where to go from here.
>>MOV: Track #1:
>>MOV:     Description list! (cnt:1)
>>MOV:      desc #0: rtsp  (12 bytes)
>>Generic track - not completely understood! (id: 1)
>The file is a redirector, hidden in the generic track there is an rtsp
>url. MPlayer can handle some mov redirectors, but not this kind of
>The video track is a single frame, probably the original quicktime shows
>it while playing the stream.
>Anyway the url you need is rtsp://
>You need to istall live.com library to play it.
> Roberto
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So what tools did you use to find the "hidden redirector"? I am new to 
this video stream stuff.

thanks for the help

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