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Re: [SLE] mplayer as TVTuner -> related sound system question
  • From: Johannes Liedtke <lists@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 22 Aug 2003 21:39:24 +0200
  • Message-id: <200308222139.24938.lists@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Friday 22 August 2003 20:14, H du Plooy wrote:
> On Fri, 2003-08-22 at 16:24, Johannes Liedtke wrote:

[sound keeps playing after exiting mplayer]

> It wouldn't, because (assuming your tv card is wired through your
> soundcard) it uses a different audio channel. So you can start wav/mp3
> sounds, but it wouldn't interrupt.
> My guess is that mplayer doesn't deactivate the cards audio device
> properly. I've had this in win98 with a Zoltrix TV MAX

Guess you're right...

> One thought: how did you exit mplayer? Ctrl+C? Esc? I have a feeling
> these two would not exit properly. Try pressing "q" which is the
> mplayer keystroke for quit.

I just used the "X" (aka Alt-F4 in KDE) on the window frame. Which seems to
send the correct signal to mplayer because exiting with "q" results in the
same quitting message in the konsole and the sound keeps playing nonetheless.

Oh well, I wanted to try TVTime anyway...


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