Originally Posted by apaige
VDPAU runs fine (I use it all the time). Kernel 126.96.36.199 (vanilla) and nvidia-driver 185.19 (180.44 before that, also ran fine). Only one performance level available (0).
Well, the difference is that I am running Ubuntu (currently 9.04RC), so this is 2.6.28 here.
I expect that your CPU is at the lowest frequency while VDPAU is doing its job and nothing CPU intensice else is running, right?