Bug#453754: xserver-xorg-video-intel - xvideo double buffering unsynchronized
On Sun, 2007-12-02 at 10:23 +0100, Brice Goglin wrote:
> Bastian Blank wrote:
> > Package: xserver-xorg-video-intel
> > Version: 2:2.2.0-1
> > Severity: normal
> > Since the update to 2:2.2.0-1 of the intel driver I regulary got weird
> > breaks in the video output from mplayer via xvideo. One part of the
> > picture comes from a different input frame. Best seen in a fast moving
> > scene.
> This didn't happen with 2:2.1.1-4, right? EXA is enabled by default now,
> it wasn't before. Does it help if you add
> Option "AccelMethod" "XAA"
> to the Device section of your xorg.conf?
> If not, can you try to git bisect to find out where it got broken?
The intel driver's textured video Xv adaptor has always had this
problem, regardless of EXA or XAA. Try the overlay adaptor instead.
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