No picture in movies

Thomas Olsen tanghus at
Fri May 8 22:06:03 UTC 2009

On Friday 08 May 2009 22:40:18 Kaj Haulrich wrote:
> On Friday 08 May 2009 22:08:28 Thomas Olsen wrote:
> > Hi
> >
> > Since I upgraded from 8.04 to 9.04 the picture in AVI and WMV
> > (and probably others) got jagged and jerky like the movie was
> > turned on and off constantly. I messed a little around with xine
> > parameters without things getting any better so I reinstalled
> > libxine and kaffeine and deleted the local xine and kaffeine
> > configs but to no avail. Now all I get is sound and a blue screen
> >
> > :-( Gets boring in a while.
> >
> > lspci|grep VGA
> > says:
> > 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 82865G
> > Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 02)
> >
> > Any ideas on what to do?
> I had the same problem. Removed Kaffeine and installed VLC. Still
> jerky, but changing the video output to X11 solved the problem. In
> Firefox I have all video formats (aside from flash) set to open
> /usr/bin/vlc (not the plugin). Furthermore, in order to watch Danish
> TV (not that it is worth the effort) you can install the firefox
> plugin 'mediaconncetivity'.
> Venlig hilsen
> Kaj Haulrich.

Hej Kaj

Actually I have problems with every movie player. Kaffeine, Dragon Player and 
MPlayer is just blue screen. VLC crashes with "BadAlloc (insufficient 
resources for operation)".
But thanks for the effort.

Best Regards / Med venlig hilsen

  Thomas Olsen

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