Originally Posted by Ankh
I've posted a couple of times on here with BBC HD / VDPAU problems and eventually got a stable, working system using mplayer SVN.
However, recent BBC HD recordings have exhibited the video essentially playing at 'half speed' with the audio coming through normally.
Complete, uncut output of mplayer missing and please try -demuxer lavf.
You could also upload a sample to ftp://ffmpeg.org/MPlayer/incoming/
(write only) and report the filename here.