Bug#878170: Problem elsewhere, you can close it

Michel Dänzer michel at daenzer.net
Wed Apr 3 13:53:49 UTC 2019

On 2019-04-03 2:26 p.m., Anton Ivanov wrote:
> I found the underlying root cause and the fix by chance when trawling
> the web for something else.
> The issue is compositing in the window manager.
> If compositing is enabled the video WILL tear. If compositing is
> disabled the videos display correctly.
> Definitely the case for xfce4.

It's an xfwm4 (configuration) issue then.

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