[smpeg] plaympeg Fedora Core 4

Peter Mulholland darkmatter at blueyonder.co.uk
Thu May 25 10:06:41 EDT 2006

Hello Daniel,

Thursday, May 25, 2006, 3:00:36 PM, you wrote:

DGD> I have installed the packets: smpeg-0.4.4.fc4 and smpeg-devel-0.4.4.fc4


DGD> When I reproduce a MPEG1 video (for example: test.mpg) with plaympeg console
DGD> application, it shows the video but only appears a lot of pixels in
DGD> different colours.

The problem is not smpeg, it is the version of SDL that ships with
FC4. It has a bug in the overlay code which produces this effect.

Update to the CVS version of SDL (which is now at 1.2.10 i think) and
the problem will go away.

Best regards,
 Peter                            mailto:darkmatter at blueyonder.co.uk

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