What's the status of G35 support in xf86-video-intel

Mike Cui cuicui at gmail.com
Wed Apr 23 21:23:22 PDT 2008

>  ASUS P5E-VM uses SDVO HDMI, which is known to have various issues (it's
>  not Intel product). Hong Liu is working on this.
>  There have already been some bug reports, e.g.
>  http://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=15370.

Thanks! That's really helpful. By the way, if it's not an Intel
product, how come the Intel Windows drivers support it, even audio

>  > In any case, when I try to play videos with Xv, or OpenGL, the tearing
>  > is terrible. Xv doesn't seem to want to sync to vblank, and enabling
>  > double buffering for OpenGL doesn't help either. I did enable
>  > TripleBuffering and PageFlip in xorg.conf.
>  There're similar reports, but I can't reproduce it. Maybe you can try
>  hardware overlay instead of textured video.
>  TripleBuffering and PageFlip are not recommended.

How do I enable hardware overlay?

>  -Gordon

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