[mythtv] [PATCH] XVideo XvMC VLD broken

Daniel Kristjansson danielk at cat.nyu.edu
Mon May 2 20:01:21 UTC 2005

On Mon, 2005-05-02 at 20:31 +0100, Terry Barnaby wrote:
> Daniel Kristjansson wrote:
> Thanks for adding the patch.
> I agree there should not be an exit there, but there does not seem
> to be a way of returning an error from this. I must admit, with my
> searching through the libavformat and libavcodec code fro the problem 
> there is some room for improvement !
Yep, though it is best to send fixes directly to ffmpeg, to keep
syncing simpler. We've synced bugs back into the code from ffmpeg

> Now I have got the channel changing working better, (although not
> ideal as there should be no need to close down and re-create Codecs,
> (this could be done in mpegts) ...), I would like to get the
> new merged Xv/XvMC code working with XvMC VLD.
> Is it worth me having a look at this now, or shall I hang fire untill
> you have completed the change to the Xv/XvMC init ?
Now is a good time, I'm holding back on Xv/XvMC changes this week
to allow Andy Poling a chance to get his chromakey OSD patch ready
for CVS.

-- Daniel

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