Bug#554169: Option AddARGBGLXVisuals in xorg.conf with nvidia driver causes improper function of OpenGL apps

Andreas Beckmann debian at abeckmann.de
Mon Feb 14 21:42:34 UTC 2011

On 2011-02-14 16:45, Juan Carlos Amengual Argudo wrote:
> The problem is related to libvdpau, I think. I use the package from
> Debian (I reinstall it after installing the package from nvidia) and
> everything works fine till I enable 3D effects in KDE desktop. If I
> don't use Debian's libvdpau 3D effects on KDE work OK, but then I can't
> run mplayer, for instance. In testing there are no Nvidia libvdpau
> packages. Maybe now, that Debian 6.0 is out, these packages will
> smoothly enter in testing. I remain in testing, these are the contents

There is no vdpau support for the 96xx driver - it was introduced in
180.22, so it is only available in the main driver, not any of the
legacy ones. So don't try to use vdpau. Don't configure mplayer to use
vdpau, use another output method.


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