[Intel-gfx] [ANNOUNCE] xf86-video-intel 126.96.36.1993
michel at daenzer.net
Fri Apr 17 00:03:54 PDT 2009
On Thu, 2009-04-16 at 17:56 +0100, Barry Scott wrote:
> Carl Worth wrote:
> > On Thu, 2009-04-16 at 12:34 +0100, Jonathan Miles wrote:
> >> Okay, understood... that is strange. I am using Compiz (0.8.2 + whatever
> >> Ubuntu patches it with).
> >> I'm going to pull the latest git trees later and start looking into this
> >> in more detail.
> > Thanks for your willingness to help, Jon.
> > I don't know exactly how compiz interacts with xv, but you certainly
> > might start by trying without compiz running to see if the tearing
> > behavior changes, (my xv tests were without compiz).
> The code you have to prevent tearing will only work without compositing.
Note that for fullscreen video, you can enable the compiz option
'Unredirect Fullscreen Windows'. I think at least kwin and xfwm4 support
this as well.
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