Two things to mention about vaapi :
1.) Use xf86-video-intel-2.15.0
2.) Forget sxfe in combination with vaapi. sxfe plays bad tricks with the
stream and is not able to do a clean reinitialize of the output when the
stream is changing.
On Sun, 25 Dec 2011 22:44:42 +0200, j...@mbnet.fi wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 24, 2011 at 12:14:05PM +0100, Nicolas Huillard wrote:
>> I have the same issue on SandyBridge (vdr 1.7.22-1~ctvdr2,
>> xineliboutput-sxfe 1.0.7+cvs20111211.1625-1).
>> Are there some news since then ?
> I built a new SandyBridge-based VDR-machine last May and
> was sorely disappointed by the intel video drivers. My
> initial solution was an old nvidia card, but about a month
> ago I finally found a tear-free combination of drivers
> and settings.
> vdr-sxfe --video=opengl
> I run a gentoo system and the following versions are
> propably relevant:
> Vdr is 1.7.22, xineliboutput is from cvs and I do not
> use compositing or even a window manager.
> HTH and YMMV
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