Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 212135
XVideo doesn't work for bigger sized videos (1024x768): X11 error: BadAlloc (insufficient resources for operation)
Last modified: 2018-04-11 05:40:59 EDT
For Videos of small to medium size (biggest working video I have is 720x576)
XVideo work. For bigger videos (next size I have is 1024x768) XV enabled players
break with the X11 error BadAlloc (insufficient resources for operation).
This happens for both mplayer, totem and totem-xine.
This used to work with FC4 (FC5 was broken in this regard, too)
Note that we only talk about Adapter#0 "Intel(R) Video Overlay" here (see
attachment of xvinfo). Forcing mplayer to use Adaptor #1 "Intel(R) Textured
Video", but I assume that this is
something completely different and based on the OpenGL accel engine of the card.
Unfortunately I don't know if or how all instances of XVideo players could be
forced to automatically use Adaptor #1 by default...
xvinfo also says that max size for adaptor #1 is 1920 x 1080, so it should work
for my 1400x1050 sized laptop.
Created attachment 139322 [details]
output of xvinfo
I have the same problem on an i855GME chipset (running the i810 driver). For me
FC4 also worked fine, but neither FC5 nor FC6 do.
Option "LinearAlloc" "6144"
to the device-section in xorg.conf does not solve the problem.
Thanks for the bug report. We have reviewed the information you have provided
above, and there is some additional information we require that will be helpful
in our diagnosis of this issue.
Please attach your X server config file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf) and X server log
file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log) to the bug report as individual uncompressed file
attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link below.
Could you please also try to run without any /etc/X11/xorg.conf whatsoever and
let X11 autodetect your display and video card? Attach to this bug
/var/log/Xorg.0.log from this attempt as well, please.
We will review this issue again once you've had a chance to attach this information.
Thanks in advance.
Created attachment 144420 [details]
Xorg config file
Created attachment 144421 [details]
Log file for Xorg
These are the files you requested from my current setup. I will try to run X
without any xorg.conf and post the requested log file if it works at all...
Created attachment 144423 [details]
Log file for Xorg (without xorg.conf)
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The same problem persisted with F7. I can't tell for F8, as I use the intel
driver (not i810) which defaults to using textured video. I have not yet seen
the problem with this driver (it has other problem with full screen mode, which
is much too slow, but not the problem of this report)
So this particular problem affects only i810? Maybe it should be marked
as 'wontfix' then (though we'll have to fix the textured video problems you're
seeing too, but that's a separate bug).
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