[packman] MPlayer VDPAU

Manfred Tremmel manfred at links2linux.de
Tue Mar 24 19:34:32 CET 2009

Am Dienstag, 24. März 2009 schrieb Carl Eugen Hoyos:
> Manfred Tremmel <manfred at ...> writes:
> > > I contains code that allows video players with vdpau support to
> > > actually use hardware accelerated decoding. AFAIK, (sadly) only
> > > MPlayer currently uses this approach. Since packman's MPlayer
> > > uses static libavcodec (as it should), it does not make much
> > > difference if your ffmpeg binary supports vdpau (for video
> > > players) or not.
> >
> > Maybe others will use it, we have different players using external
> > ffmpeg (libxine, vlc, gstreamer, maybe more).
> I hope so.
> vlc will (hopefully), since they are still working on it.
> The only xine implementation I found is here:
> http://www.jusst.de/vdpau/filedetails.php?repname=xine-vdpau&path=%2F
>src%2Flibvdpau%2Fvdpau_h264.c It is a nice example of "include all the
> problems of Nvidia's original implementation". I hope that is not the
> final version

The patch from http://www.jusst.de/vdpau/files/xine-lib-1.2/ is, what 
I've included in my 1.2 build. It's not part of the offical version, 
maybe there are good reasons for...

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