[PATCH xf86-video-glint] No need for byteswapping in YV12 decoding on BE machines
alanh at fairlite.co.uk
Wed Dec 8 00:50:00 PST 2010
On Tue, 2010-12-07 at 23:20 +0000, Matt Turner wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 7, 2010 at 8:07 PM, Mark Kettenis <mark.kettenis at xs4all.nl> wrote:
> > No need for byteswapping in YV12 decoding on BE machines
> > The hardware seems to do the proper thing already, so always use the same
> > code on both little-endian and big-endian machines. Fixes xv YV12 on a
> > TechSource Raptor GFX aka Sun PGX32.
> > Signed-off-by: Mark Kettenis <kettenis at openbsd.org>
> Nice! Good catch.
> I suppose this fixes the problem you discovered in the other thread?
> I'll commit this.
Might want to check the hardware manuals on this, but there might be a
byteswap bit someplace that does it in hardware. The PGX32 may do this
at BIOS init time, whereas a PC version may not. There is a bit for this
on the PM3, so there maybe something on PM2.
Just thinking if you drop a PC card into a BE machine will it still
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