> Am 23.04.2012 02:26, schrieb Michael Sullivan:
>> First off, this has probably been discussed before, but I can't find it
>> on google. I've spent the last several hours searching for the answer
>> to this and I can't find it.
>> So far I am
>> very happy with 3.2.1-r2 on my PC except for one thing: xv doesn't seem
>> to work anymore. On my old kernel, and indeed every kernel I've run on
>> this computer since 2005 xv has worked. I haven't changed any hardware
>> in this computer recently or ever. When I run mplayer I see this in the
>> [VO_XV] It seems there is no Xvideo support for your video card available.
>> [VO_XV] Run 'xvinfo' to verify its Xv support and read
>> [VO_XV] DOCS/HTML/en/video.html#xv!
>> [VO_XV] See 'mplayer -vo help' for other (non-xv) video out drivers.
>> [VO_XV] Try -vo x11.
>> Error opening/initializing the selected video_out (-vo) device.
>> I kept reading about xvinfo included in XFree86 distribution. I use
>> xorg-x11. I found out that xvinfo can be emerged. I did so and it said
>> X-Video Extension version 2.2
>> screen #0
>> no adaptors present
>> which shouldn't be right because I've been using xv with mplayer for
>> years. I assumed then that it was a module problem somewhere. I hadn't
>> run a qlist -I -C x11-drivers/ recently so I did and remerged all the
>> packages there.
>> My video card info from lspci -v:
>> 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 82915G/GV/910GL
>> Integrated Graphics Controller (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
>> Subsystem: Intel Corporation Device 5647
>> I can successfully modprobe the i915 module. Everything that can be is
>> built with the xv USE flag on. Is there anything else I
>> need to do to get my xv to work with mplayer?
> Can you run mplayer with -vo gl?
> Do other video players have the same problem, e.g. VLC?
> Florian Philipp
mplayer -vo gl runs fine, as long as I don't maximize it, like I usually
do. xine is the same. vlc seems to work well, but I prefer mplayer.
It's what I've always used, and would like it back if I can figure this