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Re: ibook2 r128 xv colour corruption

On Thu, 2005-03-03 at 08:47 +0000, Lee Braiden wrote:
> Hi all :)
> I've noticed a driver-ish problem with Xv recently, with my ATI Rage 128 
> mobility M3...
> When playing large movies (say 800x600; definitely 1024x768) using Xv, it 
> seems to be unable to allocate the memory required.  As a result, mplayer 
> crashes, and xine shows only a green screen.  Regardless of which player I 
> use though, the entire X screen becomes corrupted, as if the palette had been 
> changed on a colour-mapped screen.  But it's 16-bit true-colour, so I'm not 
> sure what's going on there.
> Anyone have ideas on that, or similar experiences?  Should I be expecting to 
> get this fixed soon, or should I just wait for Xorg, which probably 
> (hopefully?) has it sorted already?
> Also, what's the general status of r128 support in Xv, DRI, console, etc.?  Is 
> anyone still improving it, or has it been relegated to the past?

That used to work. I'll have to give it a try one of these days.


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