[mythtv-users] VDPAU + AGP?

Nick Rout nick.rout at gmail.com
Sat Dec 5 22:26:44 UTC 2009

On Sun, Dec 6, 2009 at 11:09 AM, Jack McGee <jack at greendesk.net> wrote:
> Blammo wrote:
>> Anyone aware of any AGP cards that support VDPAU? Did a quick search,
>> and I don't find any 8-series in AGP...
> There aren't any and so I bought as PCI card.
> What I didn't figure on is now I HAVE to use VDPAU, which works great in
> MythTV.   But outside Myth, many players cannot utilize it.  My workaround
> whenever MythTV didn't like to play a DVD was drop to VLC, or some other
> player and usually one of them would work.  Can't do that anymore, but I do
> think Mplayer is VDPAU aware.

my understanding is that xine has vdpau support, but whether you will
find it conveniently packaged i do not know

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