[vdr] xineliboutput + vdpau not ready for prime time

Tony Houghton h at realh.co.uk
Mon Jan 19 18:03:34 CET 2009

On Mon, 19 Jan 2009 17:40:17 +0100
Gerald Dachs <vdr at dachsweb.de> wrote:

> Yesterday I have switched back to the use of vdpau, because I got now
> periodically hick ups with xv and xxmc, the last time I had this working
> correct I had another CPU, mainboard and nvdida driver :(. The loss of
> sync is less disturbing than this periodically stops of motion.

What graphics card/chip have you got? AFAIK xvmc/xxmc only works on
NVidias up to 7x00 and VDPAU is for 8x00 and newer. If your CPU usage
dropped significantly with VDPAU it sounds like you didn't actually have
xxmc working, just plain xv.

TH * http://www.realh.co.uk

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