HD-Video Hardwar Acceleration?

Shuang He shuang.he at intel.com
Sat Aug 29 04:27:29 PDT 2009

You could give this a try.


Zou, Nanhai wrote:
> Hi, 
>    We have enabled VAAPI support for G45 and GM45 platform.
> I have tested it with some high profile 1080p mpeg2 stream.
> Using a patched mplayer at 
> http://www.splitted-desktop.com/~gbeauchesne/mplayer-vaapi/
> I can see CPU usage is dramatically reduced.
> Currently, we only support mpeg2 decoding.
> Welcome to test it.
> The git repo is at git://git.freedesktop.org/git/libva, 
> To successful compile the mplayer, you need to choose the libva31 branch.
> Thanks
> Zou Nan hai
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Harald Braumann wrote:
> Hi,
> is there any chip out there for which hardware accelerated HD video
> decoding is supported by an open-source driver? Or for which at least
> documentation exists so that it could be implemented?
> 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. 
> Cheers,
> harry

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