[vlc-devel] playback errors

Derk-Jan Hartman hartman at videolan.org
Thu Jul 24 17:40:38 CEST 2008

On 24 jul 2008, at 16:53, Georg Seifert wrote:
> hello,
> I follow the list and the nightlies for some time now and 0.9 improves
> stability a lot. But I have one problem. Lot of my .avi files (mostly
> xvid) have problems. They start with a black screen and needs several
> seconds to show some video and it needs some seconds to get rid of the
> blocks. The same happens if I skip forward. Sometimes it helps if I
> hit pause/play.
> Is seems if has some problems finding keyframes.
> Nothing of this happens in vlc 0.86.
> I use the VLC nightlies, Mac OS X 10.5.4 PPC.

I've noticed this as well actually. Not sure what is causing it. Using  
something as x264 to make the load higher on the computer shows the  
problem even better.


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