How do I change the default configuration of MPlayer movie player?

Nils Kassube kassube at
Tue Dec 30 08:45:00 UTC 2008

Steven Vollom wrote:
> Some  time has passed since I made the last entry, and I am not sure I
> remember what I did that screwed the MPlayer configuration up.  I
> believe I may have entered 'mplayer -monitoraspect 16:9 %u'.  In any
> event, when I attempt to open a movie file in MPlayer, a box opens with
> the following: Service
> '/home/steven/.local/share/applications/mplayer.desktop' is
> malformatted.

Remove that file /home/steven/.local/share/applications/mplayer.desktop 
and it should give you the original configuration. Either that file isn't 
needed or it will be created again when you start mplayer the next time.


More information about the kubuntu-users mailing list