[Intel-gfx] FW: [ANNOUNCE] xf86-video-intel 22.214.171.1242
haihao.xiang at intel.com
Thu Mar 12 19:24:57 PDT 2009
On Thu, 2009-03-12 at 23:27 +0800, djmagee at mageenet.com wrote:
> Ah ha! I hadn't seen those last few posts on the bug report. I turned
> off metacity, and now I can report, I can watch video tear-free.
> However, it only works when I have one display active. If I have two
> active displays, the tearing is still there. I'm using a sony tube
> hooked up to the VGA port (through DVI-VGA adapter), and a sony
> kdl-46xbr6 via HDMI port on the prolink card. The TV is being driven
> using the timings for 1920x1080 at 60 autodetected by the driver. I'm
> adding 1920x1080 at 60 to the VGA output using gtf and xrandr, so I'm
> sure the timings are different. Is this expected behavior, or a new
> problem? Again, let me know what I can do to help.
The driver will select a 'best' pipe and synchronize the video output to
the VBLANK of the selected pipe. So you should watch video without
tearing on a display and maybe still see tearing on another display.
> Doug Magee
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Xiang, Haihao [mailto:haihao.xiang at intel.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, March 11, 2009 9:17 PM
> To: djmagee at mageenet.biz
> Cc: intel-gfx at lists.freedesktop.org
> Subject: Re: [Intel-gfx] FW: [ANNOUNCE] xf86-video-intel 126.96.36.1992
> On Thu, 2009-03-12 at 05:54 +0800, djmagee at mageenet.com wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Running Fedora 10, I've updated all my xorg* packages, libdrm, mesa against rawhide.
> > I'm running a vanilla 2.6.29-rc6 kernel. I downloaded the 188.8.131.522 snapshot and it compiles and drops
> > into my xserver no problem. I now see a new xv attribute, XV_SYNC_TO_VBLANK. From what I've read in the mailing list,
> > this is supposed to default to 0, for auto, however, it seems to default to -1 for me.
> Other video drivers also have attribute XV_SYNC_TO_VBLANK, and set 'off'
> to 0, and 'on' to 1, so I changed the default last. Please read intel
> > I set this value to 1, but I still experience tearing playing video.
> Do you use a composite window manager? See comments #35,#36 at
> > I didn't see anything in the Xorg log indicating there would be a problem.
> > For testing, I'm using SMPlayer, explicitly selecting xv for video output. This is on a DQ45CB with a pixelview ADD2 card for HDMI output.
> > I'm using DRI2 and UXA.
> > Please let me know what I can do to help resolve this problem. I've attached my Xorg log.
> > Thanks,
> > Doug Magee
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: intel-gfx-bounces at lists.freedesktop.org [mailto:intel-gfx-bounces at lists.freedesktop.org] On Behalf Of Kristian Høgsberg
> > Sent: Wednesday, March 11, 2009 10:34 AM
> > To: Jin, Gordon
> > Cc: intel-gfx at lists.freedesktop.org
> > Subject: Re: [Intel-gfx] FW: [ANNOUNCE] xf86-video-intel 184.108.40.2062
> > On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 3:35 AM, Jin, Gordon <gordon.jin at intel.com> wrote:
> > > Hi all,
> > >
> > > We are starting 2.7.0 release (as part of 2009Q1 package) cycle. Here's the first release candidate.
> > >
> > > The main improvement against 2.6.0 includes:
> > > SDVO-TV support, available on ADD2 card (bug#9992) and D945GCLF2 board (bug#17776).
> > > basic SDVO-LVDS support
> > > tearing-free xv (bug#19635)
> > > panel startup failure on some specific laptop models (bug#17292)
> > > and various fixes for UXA/DRI2 and Kernel Modesetting.
> > >
> > > Please give it a try and report bugs as usual (referring to http://intellinuxgraphics.org/how_to_report_bug.html).
> > I'll build this snapshot in Fedora Rawhide, in time for the Intel
> > Graphics testing day we're going to do tomorrow:
> > https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA/Test_Days/2009-03-12
> > We'll be running the test day in #fedora-qa on freenode. The test
> > plan that I wrote up has some fedora specific things in it (like the
> > plymouth/X integration) but should be useful for testing on other
> > distros. Feel free to join in!
> > thanks,
> > Kristian
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