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    Default Nouveau NV50 Enables H.264 Decoding

    Phoronix: Nouveau NV50 Enables H.264 Decoding

    A patch has been sent out by Nouveau contributor Ilia Mirkin that now enables H.264 video capabilities within the NV50 Gallium3D graphics driver for VP3/VP4 hardware...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=MTUzNzU

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    Michael, you missed the follow-up patch to enable MPEG-4 too.

    H-264 still shows some corruption on some videos so the support is not perfect yet but it is getting there.

    Kuddos to Ilia!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Serafean View Post
    It's also been committed to mesa 10.0
    http://cgit.freedesktop.org/mesa/mes...23e3c3e41992e7

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    I just compiled 10.01 on my Gentoo box running on the ION platform. Only now finished watching a Blueray with nouveau accelerated video decoding. Awesome work guys!

    Serafean.

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