[vdr] nvidia-vdr closed driver or open source?

Tony Houghton h at realh.co.uk
Thu Aug 19 14:23:17 CEST 2010


On Thu, 19 Aug 2010 12:55:59 +0200
martinez <martinez at embl.de> wrote:

> I have an onboard nvidia 8200 graphics card, using vdr-1.7.15
> connecting with xine  and using xv , not vdpau At the moment out of
> habit I am using the nvidia proprietary driver, but should I use the
> open source instead? Which one is likely to yield better performance
> in my setup?

The open nv driver doesn't even support Xv on modern cards, but you
could try nouveau, perhaps.



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