Intel i915GM (xf86-video-intel modesetting) Tearing during playback with XV

Lukas Hejtmanek xhejtman at
Tue Feb 20 09:20:40 PST 2007

On Tue, Feb 20, 2007 at 08:41:40AM -0800, Keith Packard wrote:
> Right, the textured video adaptor doesn't delay for vsync; that's
> because we don't have the infrastructure in place to do this without
> spinning inside the driver, which wastes a lot of CPU time.
> > Any suggestions?
> You can still use the overlay video adaptor, which does sync with
> vretrace.

it does not work (at least for me), only color key is displayed.

Lukáš Hejtmánek

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