Intel, h264 and XvMC

Nikos Chantziaras realnc at
Sat Apr 3 21:23:31 PDT 2010

On 04/04/2010 06:30 AM, Yan Seiner wrote:
> I'm trying to understand if Intel XvMC can be used with h264 material.
> If not, is there any way to use Intel hardware acceleration with h264
> source?

VA-API does h264 bitstream decoding on the GPU, not XvMC.  XvMC is only 
for motion compensation (which is what "MC" stands for.)

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