Call for testing: Preview candidate available

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Thu Mar 10 12:10:48 CST 2005

George Farris Wrote: 
> On Thu, 2005-03-10 at 13:24 +0000, Juan Jesus Ojeda Croissier
> wrote:[color=blue]
> I'm getting a "Totem could not startup", "Resource busy or not
> available" when trying to start totem from the menu.
> I have totem and totem-gstreamer installed, esd running, and most
> gstreamer plugins including ffmpeg installed.

Start System>Preferences>Multimedia Systems Selector or run
"gstreamer-properties" and change the video output method to "XWindows
(no Xv)" or SDL. Click the Test button to find out the output method
that works. Once configured, it should start. Performance is likely to
be quite poor without Xv however.

See 'this thread' ( 
for more details.


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