Comment 13 for bug 367546

It's possible as a workaround, to use the driver from intrepid in jaunty? Or
to enable DRI in my PC for testing?

On Mon, May 4, 2009 at 2:13 PM, Geir Ove Myhr <email address hidden> wrote:

> ** Description changed:
>
> + Hardware accelerated video playback does not work on i865 chipsets,
> + since hardware acceleration has been disabled for that chipset due to
> + bug 317457 ([i865G] 82865G freeze, works only with dri false). Video
> + players usually play video using XV, but XV requires DRI and DRI has
> + been disabled. Some video players (like totem) can play video without XV
> + (at a performance cost), but tvtime requires XV and therefore does not
> + work in this chipset.
> +
> + [Original report]
> +
> Binary package hint: tvtime
>
> Ubuntu release: 9.04
>
> apt-cache policy tvtime
> tvtime:
> Instalados: 1.0.2-1
> Candidato: 1.0.2-1
> Tabla de versiĆ³n:
> *** 1.0.2-1 0
> 500 http://ve.archive.ubuntu.com jaunty/universe Packages
> 100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
>
> Tvtime won't start in ubuntu 9.04, it show the following error message:
>
> Cannot allocate enough off-screen video memory. This may be fixed by:
>
> 1. Closing or restarting large X applications.
> 2. Lowering the input width of tvtime (--inputwidth parameter).
> 3. Lowering your colour depth or highest configured resolution.
> 4. Increasing the amount of video memory in your X config file
> (for example, if you are using the i810 XFree86 driver.)
>
> See http://tvtime.net/ for more information.
>
> I/O warning : failed to load external entity "/home/cesar/listings.xml"
> xmltv: Can't open file /home/cesar/listings.xml.
>
> Cannot allocate enough off-screen video memory. This may be fixed
> by:
>
> 1. Closing or restarting large X applications.
> 2. Lowering the input width of tvtime (--inputwidth parameter).
> 3. Lowering your colour depth or highest configured resolution.
> 4. Increasing the amount of video memory in your X config file
> (for example, if you are using the i810 XFree86 driver.)
>
> See http://tvtime.net/ for more information.
>
>
> tvtime was working fine in ubuntu 8.10, note that i tried lowering the
> input width of tvtime as requested by the error message without any success
>
> [lspci]
> 00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation 82865G/PE/P DRAM
> Controller/Host-Hub Interface [8086:2570] (rev 02)
> Subsystem: ASRock Incorporation Device [1849:2570]
> 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation 82865G
> Integrated Graphics Controller [8086:2572] (rev 02)
> Subsystem: ASRock Incorporation Device [1849:2572]
>
> ** Summary changed:
>
> - [i865] [Jaunty] - Can not start tvtime (it was working in intrepid)
> + [i865] [Jaunty] - Can not start tvtime (since DRI is disabled)
>
> --
> [i865] [Jaunty] - Can not start tvtime (since DRI is disabled)
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Cesar Arguinzones