[vlc-devel] On some windows 7 machines cross compiled vlc runs in ascii color output video mode
edward.c.wang at compdigitec.com
Sat Feb 9 18:44:37 CET 2013
On 13-02-08 02:47 AM, fayyaz lodhi <fayyazkl at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have used vlc with some modified things such as a different skin,
> additional dialogs etc. and cross compiled for windows. But have not
> touched any thing related to playback / streaming / decoders.
> I use it primarily for playback of udp multicast streams.
> Now on some win7 64 bit machines (not all since it works fine on my
> win7 64 bit laptop), it displays color ascii output.
> I investigated further and checked some of the options such as
> directx, opengl etc. video output modes by changing and saving the
> options and restarting vlc. The strange thing was that will all other
> modes (such as directx), there was no video, although i could hear
> audio fine.
> It is important to note that if i pick up a precompiled binary such as
> vlc 2.0.4 or 0.5, it plays the stream fine with video output mode as
> Can some one help with the possible cause? I have already tried most
Could you please paste the messages log? You can get it as follows:
start VLC, tools -> messages -> set verbosity to 2, play your media file.
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