[MPlayer-users] xorg cpu 100%, depending on display

Jan-Benedict Glaw jbglaw at lug-owl.de
Sun Oct 14 15:28:04 CEST 2007

On Sun, 2007-10-14 06:22:29 -0700, Mark Rutten <markgrutten at yahoo.com.au> wrote:
> I am seeing this odd behaviour where if I play a video using mplayer
> through my TV (connected via HDMI - 1280x720) xorg hogs 100% of a
> CPU, whereas if I run on a LCD monitor (through a DVI->VGA
> adapter - 1280x1024), xorg behaves nicely (almost no CPU load).
> I'm running an up-to-date Ubuntu Gutsy, with xorg installed from
> ubuntu packages, the latest nvidia binary driver installed manually
> and a svn version of mplayer.  I've just been running mplayer -fs
> and monitoring CPU usage through "top" displayed remotely on another
> machine.

Please ask the NVidia support team for help:

Forum (read first!): http://nvidia.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/nvidia.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=44&p_created=1097083033&p_sid=QyWVp9Oi&p_accessibility=0&p_redirect=&p_lva=&p_sp=cF9zcmNoPTEmcF9zb3J0X2J5PSZwX2dyaWRzb3J0PSZwX3Jvd19jbnQ9NjUmcF9wcm9kcz0mcF9jYXRzPSZwX3B2PSZwX2N2PSZwX3NlYXJjaF90eXBlPWFuc3dlcnMuc2VhcmNoX25sJnBfcGFnZT0xJnBfc2VhcmNoX3RleHQ9bGludXg*&p_li=&p_topview=1
Collect data: nvidia-bug-report.sh
Email: linux-bugs at nvidia.com

Thanks, JBG

      Jan-Benedict Glaw      jbglaw at lug-owl.de              +49-172-7608481
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