Using mpv trying to stream youtube and m3u8 playlists. I'm not sure how it's supposed to work exactly, but last time I tried it in opensuse it worked nicely right out of the box (sorry for the Linux reference). No X installed, just ran it with --vo=drm. That won't cut it in freebsd, though, and...
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I have a kms enabled console with graphics/drm-kmod installed and loaded.
Is it possible view video without X through multimedia/mpv?
I'm install it and from
mpv -vo help gives that options:
Available video outputs:
libmpv render API for libmpv
I have 3 video players installed:
1. vlc - no sounds for a large # of videos downloaded via youtube-dl
2. mplayer - plays all videos I download via youtube-dl, but I run into a slow or choppy video (I'm using nvidia-driver-440 and an nvidia 1050 ti)
3. mpv - this plays just fine with both...
mpv can display milliseconds in the terminal on screen display
You can enable the option globally in the mpv config file or as an option in the terminal
To enable milliseconds globally edit your ~/.config/mpv/mpv.conf file
and add the following code
Just a heads up
The mpv video player can bypass the login requirements for BBC iPlayer and ITV catchup
If you try opening a video for either iPlayer or ITV caychup you are prompted to login
But if you copy the page url and play it with mpv the video will play without having to login...
Heres a fix for mpv hardware acceleration
mpv now requires vo=gpu in mpv.conf
and you also need to set up XDG_RUNTIME_DIR
And add the following code
then edit your ~/.bashrc if you...
Newsboat is a RSS/Atom feed reader for the text console
# pkg install newsboat
Here's how to change the Newsboats to use vim style key bindings
Create the newsboat config file
Then add the code below to the config file and save
# general settings...
Using drm-next on X1 Carbon 6th. intel driver.
I've tried vo=xv, vo=gpu (default) and vo=x11. Got half way through a video and it just froze frame and crashed.
Or I get a lot of dropped frames (video is very laggy):
AO: [oss] 44100Hz stereo 2ch s32
VO: [gpu] 1280x720 yuv420p
AV: 00:00:13 /...