xf96-video-intel textured video output is a mess

Barry Scott barry.scott at onelan.co.uk
Thu Apr 19 04:27:54 PDT 2007

Michel Dänzer wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-04-18 at 17:39 +0100, Barry Scott wrote:
>> I running with the git version of the intel driver and when xine plays 
>> an MPEG2 movie
>> I get this output on the screen: 
>> http://www.onelan.co.uk/xorg-tmp/screen_snap_shot.png
>> Apart from the obvious poor image the XV code is drawing outside of the 
>> window,
>> the purple area on the right hand side.
>> This breaks for i945 and i965.
> Looks like https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=9931 .
Can I take that the root cause of this problem is that LinearAlloc memory
no longer works?

And, unless the intel driver no longer needs LinearAlloc, HD movie playback
will never work?


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