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Re: Playing DVDs on Debian

On Wed, 2004-07-07 at 13:15, RogXrio Brito wrote:
> On 07 de jul de 2004, at 15:30, Adam Done wrote:
> >  I am using a 400mHz G4 with a 800mHz processor on a 22" Apple orignal 
> > flatpanel monitor.
> >
> >  vo=x11
> This is probably one of the reasons why you are seeing poor performance 
> and/or dropped frames. You should be using xv as a video output 
> mechanism.
Thanks :)

> You should also keep the other processes to a minimum because other 
> things happening when you're playing videos can cause dropped frames. 
> MacOS X is able to have other running processes because it uses 
> hardware decoding of DVDs, while Linux is essentially limited to doing 
> everything in software, but you're lucky enough to have an 
> Altivec-enabled processor (which I don't).
> BTW, please disable the HTML formatting of your posts.

Oh, sorry.. I took the HTML formatting off :)


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