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.