Latest Xorg from git breaks Mesa with VDPAU playback.

Felix Miata mrmazda at
Sun Aug 28 20:25:55 UTC 2016

Boris composed on 2016-08-28 14:25 (UTC-0500):

> I am using the latest Xorg, Mesa from git and the Linux 4.7.2 kernel. I
> have an Nvdia NVA8 chipset[ion] with xorg setup to use the latest
> nouveau driver and it also supposed vdpau and I have the firmware...

Have you considered trying another driver option? Anything as new as GT218 is 
liable to work as well as if not better with modesetting than with nouveau:
"The wise are known for their understanding, and pleasant
words are persuasive." Proverbs 16:21 (New Living Translation)

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