Phoronix: Intel Considering VDPAU Support For X.Org Driver

In addition to learning that Intel's UXA acceleration architecture will live on in its current form, there were a few other interesting bits of news reported as well during the X.Org talks at FOSDEM 2009. During Eric Anholt's talk some video playback/decoding improvements were discussed. For its xf86-video-intel driver, Intel is still working on adding support for more codecs to XvMC along with possible support for offloading VLD to the GPU during MPEG-2 decoding...

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