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Re: [MPlayer-dev-eng] [patch] gui ignores mplayer volume option

Stephen Sheldon wrote on Sat, 19 Jul 2014 13:24:55 -0700:

> Mplayer has a volume option to set the initial audio volume.  It ends up
> in a variable called start_volume.  The GUI does not use it.

That's right...

> It is nice to be able to start a video without the sound being
> embarrassingly loud.

...because GUI's initial volume is determined by the skin.

(And other than MPlayer's volume option, the volume changed with the GUI
remains when going backward/forward in a playlist which IMO is preferable.)

> This patch does not work with the MS Windows GUI.

The Windows GUI doesn't regard the skin defaults for volume, balance and
movie position. Please file a trac bug report.

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