Re: Radeon 8500 issues w/ 4.2-prev1
On Thu, 2002-06-27 at 20:45, Branden Robinson wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 27, 2002 at 11:33:17AM -0700, J. Imlay wrote:
> > I have tried several different setups with this, the 2D acceleration
> > driver that comes stock works except that xvideo puts a black layer on top
> > of the picture. (If I move the window fast, the movie will start to slide
> > out from under the black window on top of it.) I can fix this by first
> > playing something with xvidix (which requires root) and then after that
> > xvideo will work a couple of times. I think this is the X ati driver and
> > not the debs, but just stating that it doesn't all work for me here.
> XVideo is not supported upstream on the Radeon 8500 in XFree86 4.2.0.
> Keith Packard recently committed fixes to upstream CVS for it, though,
> so we can likely expect this problem to be fixed in XFree86 4.3.0.
I think http://www.keithp.com/~keithp/download/radeon_video.diff makes
Xv work with all Radeon chips, and
fixes the color key problems. Maybe you can integrate them in your 4.2
Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member / CS student, Free Software enthusiast
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