Testing XvMC?

Zhenyu Wang zhen78 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 20 16:02:28 PDT 2008

On 2008.03.20 12:34:21 +0100, Stefan Schweizer wrote:
> Zhenyu Wang wrote:
> > .. supports XvMC MC..
> How can I get this to work?
> I enabled Option "XvMC" "on" in xorg.conf 


> and wrote /usr/lib/libIntelXvMC.so
> into /etc/X11/XvMCConfig. Now the xorg log says it enabled xvmc.
> mplayer was built with --enable-xvmc --with-xvmclib=XvMCW. It seems to find
> xvmc but when playing it says:
> Could not find matching colorspace
> How can I find more about this? Or is there a different application I could
> test it with? Where can I find more information about how to use XvMC?

mplayer manpage says -vo xvmc can only be used with -vc ffmpeg12mc
codec, so you may run with "mplayer -vo xvmc -vc ffmpeg12mc ...".
I also use "xine -V xvmc ...", not sure about vlc status.

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