Go Back   nV News Forums > Linux Support Forums > NVIDIA Linux

Newegg Daily Deals

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 09-22-11, 02:39 PM   #1
LLStarks
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 66
Default VDPAU can only render on Nvidia X screen

Can somebody explain the technical reasons why VDPAU can only be used in a dual-head X setup and doesn't work over VGL?
LLStarks is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-11, 08:33 AM   #2
Mike Playle
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 26
Default Re: VDPAU can only render on Nvidia X screen

Presumably it talks to the Nvidia driver directly, rather than through GL calls which VGL can forward.
Mike Playle is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:30 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 1998 - 2014, nV News.