Re: mplayer on x32: working❣

Miguel A. Colón Vélez debian.micove at
Mon Jul 27 16:49:55 UTC 2015

> • the default -ao alsa does not work because it uses an ioctl
>   that appears to be broken on x32 (and possibly some MIPS
>   variants), as ioctls are not yet triarch’d (fallback to
>   -ao sdl:aalib also fails)
>   ⇒ fix:
>         tglase at tglase:~ $ cat .mplayer/config
>         ao=oss
>   This works perfectly.
>   Can we address this somehow on the userland side until the
>   kernel is fixed? Maybe make OSS default on x32 or, better,
>   adding OSS as fallback to try when ALSA fails?

I pushed a commit to git which changes /etc/mplayer/mplayer.conf in x32 from

Does this helps?


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