Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 241021
Screen Effects activated makes mplayer bad alloc
Last modified: 2018-04-11 13:05:31 EDT
Description of problem:
When the screen effects are enabled mplayer cannot play videos.
Dissabling screen effects solves the problem
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Activate Screen Effects
2.Run mplaye VideoFile
X11 error: BadAlloc (insufficient resources for operation)
Black video window
Video window playing ok
This is mplayer bug not working with Desktop Effects, and we cannot support
mplayer here. Sorry, closing as CANTFIX. Try to file a bug in the bugzilla
appropriate for mplayer.
You can also point us to the URL for the mplayer's bugzilla bug, so we could use
it for tracking purposes, and/or for further communication about the problem.