Re: mplayer doesn't like me again

On 02/02/2011 08:35 PM, Michael Hennebry wrote:
On Wed, 2 Feb 2011, Kevin J. Cummings wrote:

Let's start at the beginning:

What is the output of "lspci | grep VGA"

01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc Mobility Radeon HD 3600 Series

Also, what video driver are you using to drive it?

(Check the output of /var/log/Xorg.0.log to be sure, but you could also

[hennebry@localhost log]$ grep river Xorg.0.log
[ 24.065] (WW) AllowEmptyInput is on, devices using drivers 'kbd',
'mouse' or 'vmmouse' will be disabled.
[ 24.065] X.Org Video Driver: 7.0
[ 24.065] X.Org XInput driver : 9.0
[ 24.237] (II) Loading /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/
[ 24.308] Module class: X.Org Video Driver
[ 24.308] ABI class: X.Org Video Driver, version 7.0
[ 24.309] (II) RADEON: Driver for ATI Radeon chipsets:
[ 24.345] ABI class: X.Org Video Driver, version 7.0
[ 24.352] ABI class: X.Org Video Driver, version 7.0
[ 24.561] ABI class: X.Org Video Driver, version 7.0
[ 24.949] (II) EXA(0): Driver registered support for the following
[ 25.125] (II) AIGLX: enabled GLX_texture_from_pixmap with driver
[ 25.803] Module class: X.Org XInput Driver
[ 25.803] ABI class: X.Org XInput driver, version 9.0
[ 26.094] (II) No input driver/identifier specified (ignoring)
[hennebry@localhost log]$

look in your /etc/X11/xorg.conf file if you have one.)

Section "Device"
Identifier "Card0"
Driver "radeon"
VendorName "ATI Technologies Inc"
BoardName "Mobility Radeon HD 3600 Series"
BusID "PCI:1:0:0"

Finally, what is the result of "glxinfo | grep direct"

[hennebry@localhost X11]$ glxinfo | grep direct
IRQ's not enabled, falling back to busy waits: 2 0
direct rendering: Yes
[hennebry@localhost X11]$

That should tell me exactly which video "card" is in your machine, which
video driver is being used, and whether or not DRI is being used. We
can go from there.

Could having an AGP card be causing my problems?
My computer doesn't do PCIX.

Thank you for your patience.

I've got an AGP card in my machine and I've never had a problem. I've
switched monitors and Linux distributions a few times too.

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