I downloaded VLC on my CentOS 6.
When I play a video by double clickig on finder, or using the
vlc command in terminal, it shows a black screen. Sound works fine though.
Do you have any idea what could cause this problem?
Actually I solved with options, not code.
Tools --> preferences --> Video
and uncheck Accelerated video output(Overlay).
:D So simple;;
You probably just need to install some codecs. Try this:
Also check that you have the right output module chosen in vlc's preferences:
Depending on your setup and what kind of desktop/desktop effects you have enabled you may need to use a different output module, try a few.
My VLC version is 2.0.5 just installed with CentOS6.4. My problem was no sound and or picture.
To get sound I did as advised:
To get video: