HD-Video Hardwar Acceleration?

Rohit Garg rpg.314 at gmail.com
Sat Aug 29 04:09:09 PDT 2009

> I for one care less about 3D acceleration. But it's very frustrating
> that it's still not possible to watch full HD videos on Linux.

I do care about 3D acceleration, but the absence of hardware video
decoding on Linux is a real downer. VDPAU is cool, but for that you
need a binary blob. What's the status wrt intel chips? They do have
some limited amount of video decode hw available.
> Cheers,
> harry
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Rohit Garg


Senior Undergraduate
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Technology

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