[mythtv-users] NVidia driver giving me grief

Colin Haubrich colin.haubrich at gmail.com
Fri May 14 03:43:05 UTC 2010

Hi Geoff,

Here's what I have for NVIDIA shared libraries:

[root at linuxserv usr]# find . -name "*NVIDIA*" -print

- Colin

On Thu, May 13, 2010 at 11:39 PM, R. G. Newbury <newbury at mandamus.org>wrote:

> On 05/13/2010 10:27 PM, Jean-Yves Avenard wrote:
>> Hi
>> On 14 May 2010 06:58, R. G. Newbury<newbury at mandamus.org>  wrote:
>>> In your case it should point to libvdpau.so.173.14.25.
>> 173 drivers with VDPAU ?
>> I don't think so...
> Exactly! As I said, something wrong with the setup....of my brain. You were
> correct: that hardware will not do vdpau, so it should not point to that
> library.
> On consideration, I'm surprised that it failed the way it did. It may be an
> error with the nvidia installer or maybe just that yum will install whatever
> is demanded, which fooled 'configure', but not make. The hardware won't do
> vdpau, and configure found everything it thought it needed. And make failed,
> which from one point of view it should not have done: it should have
> compiled if everything required is installed, even though it could never run
> vdpau.
> That's kinda weird.
> On further consideration, it's probably that yum just went ahead and
> installed the libvdpau stuff, even though that was totally unnecessary.
> Colin: do you have a 'libXvMCNVIDIA.so' file?
> Geoff
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