Mplayer win32 GUI questions
R.Ivarson <Rivarson <at> yahoo.com>
2005-11-09 18:59:45 GMT
I tried the frontend named "MpUi" which uses the Gui exclusive
mplayer.exe as slave. The frontend looks promising but unfortunately
lacks some _very_ important features. For example you can't run it with
a file parameter, etc, so it's no help when assigning it to double
So I headed for the GUI inclusive mplayer.exe compiled by Gianluigi and
it's really nice. It features many things which a) lacks but also still
(?) lacks a few others.
Btw. is Gianluigi's mplayer.exe the Win32 equivalent of the original
Unix Gui inclusive Mplayer?
Anyway, great work, Gianluigi.
Some questions to the experts, please, with Gianluigi's Gui inclusive
1) Is there some similar function to the "panscan" function (keys "W"
and "E") which also works with "-vo directx" and does allow a higher zoom?
Because Panscan doesn't work with directx but for example with "-vo
gl", like the Mplayer manpages says. However I can't use "-vo gl2"
with Gianluigi's Win32 gui'ed mplayer.exe.
I tried -x, -y, -crop, etc but they're very difficult to use manually. I
don't mind the exact pixel widths and heights but "just" to zoom in and out.
2) How to give certain command line parameters to the gui'ed mplayer.exe
in a direct way? Editing the config file works but isn't very direct.
Even by editing the config file at the moment I can't tell the Mplayer
which subtitle to use when I play an original DVD. I added the