VLC image - voice delay

Basil Chupin blchupin at iinet.net.au
Tue Sep 27 05:22:39 UTC 2011

On 27/09/11 11:35, NoOp wrote:
> On 09/26/2011 06:21 PM, Basil Chupin wrote:
>> On 27/09/11 09:21, Hernan Saltiel wrote:
> ...
>>> Hi Ric!
>>> This is happening with most of my AVI files.
>>> The same files were working great with VLC just before the upgrade.
>>> I think it's solved now...I tried with Banshee, and it worked. Then I
>>> tried again with VLC, and it worked not. Then I rebooted, and now
>>> everything is working just fine.
>>> Mysteries of life...
>>> Thanks!
>>> Best regards,
>>> HeCSa.
>> Which vlc are you running - the one from ubuntu repos or the one from
>> videolan itself? I have always had problems (eg, with vlc not even
>> working) with the ubuntu vlc. Go to videolan.org and use the 1-click
>> install and install their version.
>> BC
> Why?

Simple. It just didn't work for me.  I think that I may have mentioned 
this already many months ago and was it suggested that I install the 
version from videolan.org.

>   VLC (natty and maverick from the repos) works just fine for me:
> $ apt-cache policy vlc

Perhaps we have different needs. I use it 99% of the time to watch 
digital television and 1% to watch DVDs.

The other "perhaps" is that the repos finally caught up with the latest 
and now have same version as videolan.org.

Who knows? The world works in a mysterious way :-) .


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