Bug#400529: totem-gstreamer: allocates XV surface even when video
hadess at hadess.net
Mon Nov 27 21:32:20 CET 2006
On Mon, 2006-11-27 at 20:19 +0100, Matthias Bläsing wrote:
> Hello Sven,
> thank you for your fast reply. I see no point in keeping the bug open if
> upstream refuses to fix it. I think it's sad and the wrong thing to do,
> but maybe I stumble over a _simple_ Musikplayer, that does the job I use
> totem currently for.
> Oh and the reason for marking the bug imported was my work in the last
> two weeks, where I worked on DVD Images and having to shut down totem
> (playing musik/audio book) just to preview the dvd with XV was more than
> annoying (xine does not fall back to XShm, but (I think) opengl),
> rendering totem pretty useless.
Totem will fallback to xshm by default indeed.
You can set it to use OpenGL though. Set video.driver to opengl in
Bastien Nocera <hadess at hadess.net>
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