[vdr] xinelib / vdpau suddenly fails to detect Nvidia ION GPU

Harald Milz hm at seneca.muc.de
Sun Jan 5 18:57:37 CET 2014


On Sun, Jan 05, 2014 at 12:01:50PM +0100, André Weidemann wrote:
> 
> On 03.01.2014 22:01, Harald Milz wrote:
> >On Wed, Jan 01, 2014 at 11:52:11AM +0100, Patrick Boettcher wrote:
> >>Hi,
> >>
> >>On Thursday 26 December 2013 19:13:05 Harald Milz wrote:
> >>>Any idea where I should look? Why might xinelib or vdr-sxfe fail to
> >>>correctly detect the ION (MCP79) chip when everything is unchanged?
> >>Yes I
> >>>ran an apt-get upgrade on the underlying Ubuntu 12.04.3 OS but this
> >>didn't
> >>>change anything, apparently.
> >>
> >>If this upgrade upgraded the xorg-stuff, most likely some of the xorg-
> >>libraries, which are normally overwritten by the NVIDIA-driver (assuming you
> >>are using the proprietary driver), have been re-overwritten.
> >
> >Hmmm, it's Ubuntu 12.04:
> >
> >ii  nvidia-current                     295.40-0ubuntu1.2
> >NVIDIA binary Xorg driver, kernel module and VDPAU library
> >
> >so it's supposed to provide the correct files.
> 
> What's the output of:
> 
> debsums -a nvidia-current ?

132 lines of "OK". 

Ah OK, as of today, Ubuntu upgraded to nvidia-304, testing now ... 



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