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authorwm4 <wm4@nowhere>2015-06-30 19:06:00 +0200
committerwm4 <wm4@nowhere>2015-06-30 19:20:52 +0200
commitaa42b6ba3503cba42a094445cd1bb47a88559d4c (patch)
treeee479c74a25481b296fd04d9ed7f80ee875ce8cc /player/video.c
parentdbf21467f0da3d4906c6854fa7dd13190463c3c3 (diff)
player: slim down A/V desync warning
I don't think most of these suggestions are overly helpful. Just get rid of them.
Diffstat (limited to 'player/video.c')
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 17 deletions
diff --git a/player/video.c b/player/video.c
index c4840f39d9..42c184a1b3 100644
--- a/player/video.c
+++ b/player/video.c
@@ -58,23 +58,11 @@ enum {
static const char av_desync_help_text[] =
-" *************************************************\n"
-" **** Audio/Video desynchronisation detected! ****\n"
-" *************************************************\n\n"
-"This means either the audio or the video is played too slowly.\n"
-"Possible reasons, problems, workarounds:\n"
-"- Your system is simply too slow for this file.\n"
-" Transcode it to a lower bitrate file with e.g. mpv encoding support.\n"
-"- 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"
-" 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 none of this helps you, file a bug report.\n\n";
+"Audio/Video desynchronisation detected! Possible reasons include too slow\n"
+"hardware, temporary CPU spikes, broken drivers, and broken files. Audio\n"
+"position will not match to the video (see A-V status field).\n"
static bool decode_coverart(struct dec_video *d_video);