#12961 closed enhancement (fixed)


Reported by: Bruce Dubbs Owned by: Pierre Labastie
Priority: normal Milestone: 9.1
Component: BOOK Version: SVN
Severity: normal Keywords:


New minor version.

Change History (7)

comment:1 by Pierre Labastie, 19 months ago

Owner: changed from blfs-book to Pierre Labastie
Status: newassigned

comment:2 by Pierre Labastie, 19 months ago

Key Improvement

    enable the mutiple driver selection logic and enable it for DRM.
    drm: Add iHD to driver_name_map
    Add missed slice parameter 'slice_data_num_emu_prevn_bytes'
    ensure that all meson files are part of the release tarball
    configure: use correct comparison operator
    trace: support VAConfigAttribMultipleFrame in trace
    remove incorrect field of VAConfigAttribValDecJPEG
    va/va_trace: Dump VP9 parameters for profile 1~3
    add multiple frame capability report
    add variable to indicate layer infromation
    trace: fix memory leak on closing the trace
    add prediction direction caps report
    Add comments for colour primaries and transfer characteristics in VAProcColorProperties

Known issue

#355 which can be fixed by #356

Maybe wait for next version or apply the fix: the issue is annoying (no way to force i965 on X11)

comment:3 by Bruce Dubbs, 19 months ago

Have you tried that patch? If it works we probably should add it. We don't know when a new release will be made. The previous release was in July and we have about six weeks until we start tagging for 9.1.

comment:4 by Pierre Labastie, 19 months ago

Well, their issue #354 tells they might release 2.6.1 soon. Note that the patch is said to work by their reviewer. I propose to wait until January 1st. If nothing has come, I'll put the new version and the patch into the book.

comment:5 by Pierre Labastie, 19 months ago

Actually, looking more closely at the patch, it seems to me that there is an error (freeing a NULL pointer). I've reported to their issue #356.

comment:6 by Pierre Labastie, 19 months ago

To try upstream issue #355, I need an alternate driver for intel graphics. Problem is the iHD driver is only available on 5th gen and later, and I have only a Haswell (4th gen)... So I'll put the patch and the new version in the book, and ask for testing on the list...

Last edited 19 months ago by Pierre Labastie (previous) (diff)

comment:7 by Pierre Labastie, 19 months ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Fixed at r22532

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