[mythtv] MythTV 0.26, XVideo, and OpenGL

Gary Buhrmaster gary.buhrmaster at gmail.com
Thu Apr 19 20:38:25 UTC 2012

On Thu, Apr 19, 2012 at 20:03, dargllun <dargllun at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Actually there is, as I have mentioned in previous posts to this thread. The
> open source drivers for r600+ chips and Mesa > 8.0 do provide the VDPAU
> interface. And it actually works with MythTV, but with the same limitations
> as OpenGL: not fully real-time rendering.

VAAPI was promoted as the open source vendor neutral
solution.  Other than Intel (who has clear motives for
choosing a solution that does not tie you to A or n),
there has not been a lot of manufacturer support for
that solution.


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