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authorwm4 <wm4@nowhere>2015-02-26 10:38:37 +0100
committerwm4 <wm4@nowhere>2015-02-26 10:38:37 +0100
commita5f3083ae726452d07fca3ed8acdfbcaed84b0a7 (patch)
treea3b7326078f35a5c16e1f2b2f4312949e73851fa /player/video.c
parent280c826379dfdebb9e949d22583c01d532a504c7 (diff)
player: adjust A/V desync message
Broken drivers are an issue rather often. Maybe this gives the user an idea that this could be the reason. (We can't dump much more info on a 80x24 terminal.)
Diffstat (limited to 'player/video.c')
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/player/video.c b/player/video.c
index a13b2696ed..e905583edb 100644
--- a/player/video.c
+++ b/player/video.c
@@ -70,11 +70,11 @@ static const char av_desync_help_text[] =
"- Slow video output.\n"
" Try a different --vo driver (--vo=help for a list). Make sure framedrop\n"
" is not disabled, or experiment with different values for --framedrop.\n"
-"- Playing from a slow network source.\n"
-" Download the file instead.\n"
+" Make sure you have proper drivers for your GPU installed. If mpv\n"
+" autoselects 'VO: [x11]', it's a sure sign your drivers are messed up.\n"
+"- Playing from a slow network source. Download the file instead.\n"
"- Try to find out whether audio/video/subs are causing this by experimenting\n"
" with --no-video, --no-audio, or --no-sub.\n"
-"- If you switched audio or video tracks, try seeking to force synchronization.\n"
"If none of this helps you, file a bug report.\n\n";
void update_fps(struct MPContext *mpctx)