Opened 2 years ago

Last modified 19 months ago

#2220 new enhancement

Include both va/vo (decoder and output drivers) support for va-api

Reported by: javi Owned by: beastd
Priority: high Component: vo
Version: unspecified Severity: normal
Keywords: Cc: j.e.vasquez.v@…
Blocked By: Blocking:
Reproduced by developer: no Analyzed by developer: no

Description

Currently mplayer doesn't support va-api, only vdpau. But vdpau doesn't support at all other than h264, and not so well on intel video cards.

There's a fork:

http://gitorious.org/vaapi/mplayer

Providing va-api support on mplayer already, which I don't understand why a fork, neither seaparted from the mplayer repo. It could have been developed as a branch, for easier posterior merge...

Any ways, I hope sooner rather than later mplayer starts providing va-api support, to avoid using forks...

Thanks a lot,

Javier

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 19 months ago by rxt

  • Severity changed from major to normal

There is an experimental patch to support VAAPI on the deve list (http://lists.mplayerhq.hu/pipermail/mplayer-dev-eng/2015-October/073163.html). It still needs some cleanup, but should work.

It would be helpful if you can try it and provide some feedback.

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