[mythtv-users] VDPAU vs VAAPI vs OpenGL on mythtv

James Abernathy jfabernathy at gmail.com
Tue Dec 4 17:24:33 UTC 2018

On 12/1/18 1:07 PM, James Abernathy wrote:
> I confused about what setting to use.
> In the recent past, I always set the video drivers on Intel GFX 
> hardware to VAAPI.  Now on 29.1 it fails. Normal, VDPAU High Quality, 
> and OpenGL High Quality all work and I can’t tell if there is any 
> difference.
> I’ve started thinking about this because on the Kodi forum there is a 
> lot of talk about how you have to force VAAPI drivers on Intel 
> hardware and not let the Modeset stuff pick out what to use.  The is 
> related to Kodi 18rc. There are a bunch of setting to get the video to 
> be as smooth as it use to be on 17.6.  Back then mythfrontend and Kodi 
> had equal quality on my Core i3 Ivy Bridge NUC.  In making Kodi 18rc 
> work right I got both equal again, but not sure what changed on the 
> mythfrontend side since have not modified any myth settings.
> Jim A
I have not seen a reply.  Did this get out or is it not a valid question?

Jim A

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