Radeon TV-in support in Xorg CVS.

Vladimir Dergachev volodya at mindspring.com
Mon Oct 4 07:15:28 PDT 2004

>> 20041003 ones). I'm not going to upgrade the regular snapshots until I
>> get some positive feedback about the new ones.
> Tried http://freedesktop.org/~fxkuehl/snapshots/radeon-20041003-
> linux.i386.tar.bz2, with xorg-x11-6.8.1-4 rpms from fedora development,
> but I dont get transparent overlays.

The transparent overlay is enabled via Xv attributes. I am not aware of 
any programs besides AVview that support this directly, you would need to 
add code to activate this.


                                Vladimir Dergachev

> For some reason the mode calculation seems to be different, since my
> projector now gets a few pixels overscan on the right edge. I'll have to
> double check though. (Relative to 6.7.0-5 which I used previously.)
> Is the overlay support related to this patch? http://lucke.in-
> berlin.de/xv-radeon-alpha.diff
> The software I'm testing with is vdr 1.3.12, which uses alpha overlays
> for OSD.
> -- 
> Torgeir Veimo <torgeir at pobox.com>

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