MPlayer does not compile on Snow Leopard (was: Re: Gimp-gap installation error on Snow Leopard)

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Sun Jun 13 06:59:18 PDT 2010

On Jun 13, 2010, at 02:39, Jasper Frumau wrote:

> --->  Fetching MPlayer
> Error: Target org.macports.fetch returned: MPlayer does not compile on Snow Leopard.  Please use multimedia/mplayer-devel instead
> Log for MPlayer is at: /opt/local/var/macports/logs/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_multimedia_MPlayer/main.log
> Error: The following dependencies failed to build: MPlayer
> Error: Status 1 encountered during processing.
> To report a bug, see <>
> Apparently gimp-app works with MPlayer and Mplayer does not play nice with Snoe Leopard. Should I file a bug report on this?

I would say you should probably use mplayer-devel instead, like the error message says.

sudo port install mplayer-devel

Then re-issue the command you originally issued:

>  jasper$ sudo port install gimp-gap

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