EPIA-M "Magic Potion"?

Dmitry Borisov jbors at mail.ru
Mon Mar 29 01:34:01 CEST 2004

Subject: RE: EPIA-M "Magic Potion"?

> Thank you, Dmitry. Your patches seem to fix a lot of my remaining
> problems.


> The kernel patch to make viafb work as compiled-in gets a framebuffer
> going very soon after the kernel loads. I extended it a little bit to
> allow for full selection of all module parameters from the kernel
> commandline. I guess since it didn't work, nobody ever used the kernel
> commandline params :) The vga stuff is now working perfectly except for
> hardware-assisted.

All params works in my case... But still I would be interested in your

> 3) via_v4l_drv (hardware MPEG acceleration) wants to be loaded before
> viafb in order to work unfortunately

I'm going to release MPEG-2 support builtin for ffmpeg/mplayer under DFB. No
need for X/v4l/etc.
It is working already, but still I want to scrub something. Will let you
know at earliest.


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