Originally Posted by ebsi
Work fine here with the beta driver : 185.18.14.
seems I was too reluctant with the beta but after it didn't work with 180.51, and the chip wasn't mentioned in the README, and not in 185.18.04's README either, I thought the documentation was consistent. So thanks for the heads up.
It seems to work now -ish. The Jaunty desktop isn't set up when starting gdm but then I don't need a desktop anyway.
SURFACE GET BITS: 290.644 M/s
SURFACE PUT BITS: 230.523 M/s
MPEG DECODING (1920x1080): 26 pic/s
H264 DECODING (1920x1080): 23 pic/s
VC1 DECODING (1440x1080): 30 pic/s
(the MIXER tests didn't run due to an error) which isn't exactly impressing for 1080 H.264 (without window manager, just raw X) but then I run the board with a single RAM chip (i.e. not dual-channel).
Next is xine-vdpau...