Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 510972
Textured Video not working with R100
Last modified: 2018-04-11 04:36:31 EDT
Description of problem:
Textured XVideo displays garbage with Radeon 7000 (R100) card, although Overlay displays correctly.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
All the time.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. mplayer -vo xv:adaptor=1 <video file> shows garbage
2. mplayer -vo xv:adaptor=0 <same video file> does not show garbage
3. Similar results with xine.
The movie displays as unrecognisable garbage with the Textured Video adapter.
The movie should display correctly.
I was using a stock kernel, because the Fedora kernel would only give me 1024x768 resolution instead of the full native 1280x1024.
I also did all the usual tricks of disabling EXA and AccelDFS, to no avail.
I was not using the "DynamicPM" option because that locks the graphics card up as soon as you use OpenGL.
Since this bugzilla report was filed, there have been several major updates in various components of the Xorg system, which may have resolved this issue. Users who have experienced this problem are encouraged to upgrade their system to the latest version of their packages. For packages from updates-testing repository you can use command
yum upgrade --enablerepo='*-updates-testing'
Alternatively, you can also try to test whether this bug is reproducible with the upcoming Fedora 12 distribution by downloading LiveMedia of F12 Beta available at http://alt.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/nightly-composes/ . By using that you get all the latest packages without need to install anything on your computer. For more information on using LiveMedia take a look at https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FedoraLiveCD .
Please, if you experience this problem on the up-to-date system, let us now in the comment for this bug, or whether the upgraded system works for you.
If you won't be able to reply in one month, I will have to close this bug as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Thank you.
[This is a bulk message for all open Fedora Rawhide Xorg-related bugs. I'm adding myself to the CC list for each bug, so I'll see any comments you make after this and do my best to make sure every issue gets proper attention.]
This bug still happens if you do not enable KMS. The bug does not happen with KMS enabled.
This bug now appears to be fixed in F12:
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