[mythtv-commits] Ticket #9241: [PATCH] Direct3D GUI rendering and video playback broken

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Wed Nov 17 17:22:00 UTC 2010

#9241: [PATCH] Direct3D GUI rendering and video playback broken
 Reporter:  Lawrence Rust <lvr@…>                 |           Owner:                
     Type:  Patch - Bug Fix                       |          Status:  infoneeded_new
 Priority:  minor                                 |       Milestone:  unknown       
Component:  MythTV - General                      |         Version:  Trunk Head    
 Severity:  medium                                |      Resolution:                
 Keywords:  Direct3D windows video ThemePainter   |   Ticket locked:  0             

Comment (by Lawrence Rust <lvr@…>):

 No, this patch enables any DirectX 9 capable graphics to work with Myth,
 including Wine. Currently the code fails to work with cards that don't
 support YV12 surfaces and A8R8G8B8 back buffers.

 Just 'cos a card is 10 years old doesn't mean that it shouldn't work with
 DirectX9.  If programmed correctly, DirectX gracefully degrades into
 software emulation of missing functionality.  This patch enables graceful

Ticket URL: <http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/9241#comment:2>
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