[MPlayer-DOCS] r27770 - trunk/DOCS/xml/en/video.xml

diego subversion at mplayerhq.hu
Tue Oct 14 23:15:59 CEST 2008

Author: diego
Date: Tue Oct 14 23:15:59 2008
New Revision: 27770

Update VIDIX vs. svgalib documentation.


Modified: trunk/DOCS/xml/en/video.xml
--- trunk/DOCS/xml/en/video.xml	(original)
+++ trunk/DOCS/xml/en/video.xml	Tue Oct 14 23:15:59 2008
@@ -1549,19 +1549,14 @@ to enable driver autodetection.
 Since VIDIX requires direct hardware access you can either run it as root
 or set the SUID bit on the <application>MPlayer</application> binary
 (<emphasis role="bold">Warning: This is a security risk!</emphasis>).
-Alternatively, if you are running Linux kernel 2.4.x, you can use a
-special kernel module, like this:
+Alternatively, you can use a special kernel module, like this:
   Download the
   <ulink url="http://www.arava.co.il/matan/svgalib/">development version</ulink>
-  of svgalib (for example 1.9.17), <emphasis role="bold">OR</emphasis>
-  download a version made by Alex especially for usage with
-  <application>MPlayer</application> (it doesn't need the svgalib source to
-  compile) from
-  <ulink url="http://www.mplayerhq.hu/MPlayer/contrib/svgalib/svgalib_helper-1.9.17-mplayer.tar.bz2">here</ulink>.
+  of svgalib (1.9.x).
   Compile the module in the
@@ -1579,7 +1574,8 @@ special kernel module, like this:
   Then run <filename>configure</filename> again and pass the parameter
   <option>--enable-svgalib_helper</option> as well as
-  <option>--with-extraincdir=/path/to/svgalib_helper/sources</option>,
+  <option>--with-extraincdir=<replaceable>/path/to/svgalib_helper/sources/</replaceable>kernel/svgalib_helper</option>,
+  where <replaceable>/path/to/svgalib_helper/sources/</replaceable> has to be
   adjusted to wherever you extracted svgalib_helper sources.

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