AMD64 and SSE

Thomas Kaiser (ubuntu) ubuntu at
Mon Sep 5 12:29:18 UTC 2005

Francis Viviers wrote:

>You are getting it bcoz you have amd. SSE is an intruction set developed by 
>intel, AMD has SSE tho, but im not sure if you have SSE 2. Thats propably why 
>you are missing it.
According to this page,,30_118_9485_9487%5E9493,00.html, 
AMD64 supports SSE/SSE2/SSE3 instructions.

I own a "AMD Athlon 64 3000+ S939 1.8GHz 90nm 

Is it possible to turn off this message? Or force mplayer to use SSE (or 

It looks like SSE is for video acceleration. I use mplayer together with 
to find duplicated music files in my music archive. So, I do not need 
SSE for audio processing I guess.

Regards, Thomas


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