[MPlayer-users] Experiences with xorg 6.8.2 ?

R C rcooley at spamcop.net
Tue Mar 1 12:44:11 CET 2005

On Tue, 01 Mar 2005 10:47:22 +0100
Nico Sabbi <nsabbi at tiscali.it> wrote:

> but I remember reading horror stories about 
> xorg's broken
> xv (and maybe xvidix).

I'm still using an older version, so I can't comment on 6.8.2.  However, even with the older versions, all you need to do is add a line to your videocard "Device" section in xorg.conf:

  Option       "XaaNoOffscreenPixmaps"

XV/Memory problem solved...  Even on my notebook with only 8mb of (shared) video RAM.

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