2nd xv adaptor
nian.wu at intel.com
Wed Mar 26 22:38:52 PDT 2008
Daniel Kasak wrote:
> I've now got a 2nd xv adaptor - textured video. Cool. How do I use it?
> I don't see any obvious way of making gstreamer use it. gstreamer
> would be my preference, but it looks like it's either the default
> adaptor, or software.
> xine also doesn't present any obvious way of selecting adaptors.
> Neither does mplayer.
> Is there a simple way of moving my textured video adaptor to the
> default position?
> I've got a Radeon X700 Mobility, with xf86-video-ati from git.
You can check the adaptor info by running "xvinfo", which will output
Adaptor #0: "Textured Video"
number of ports: 16
port base: 63
operations supported: PutImage
depth 24, visualID 0x21
number of attributes: 2
"XV_BRIGHTNESS" (range -128 to 127)
client settable attribute
client gettable attribute (current value is 0)
For the mplayer, you can specify it to use textured video by using
mplayer -vo xv port=63 VIDEO_FILE #you get the port number as xvinfo
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