I cannot get VDPAU to work under Mythbuntu and would really appreciate some help.
Problem: VDPAU is not functional. Problem occurs 100% of the time.
Output of vdpauinfo is here:
VDPAU capture: Enabled vdp_imp_device_create_x11(0x8336008, 0, -, -) VDPAU nvidia: Version: NVIDIA VDPAU Driver Shared Library 304.88 Wed Mar 27 14:54:29 PDT 2013 VDPAU nvidia: Error detected 10 296 5 VDPAU nvidia: Backtrace: -> 1 Error creating VDPAU device: 1 display: :0.0 screen: 1
Computer: Dell XPS 410 with 4G memory. Bios is latest. CPU is not overclocked.
Video card: EVGA 8400GS (G86). Not overclocked. Runs at 50 degrees Celsius with large heat sink, no fan.
Other cards: Firewire card in PCI slot.
Operating system: Clean installation of Mythbuntu 12.04.
Nvidia driver: nvidia-current 304.88-0ubuntu0.0.2
S-video TVout NTSC-M
[ 17.406091] NVRM: loading NVIDIA UNIX x86 Kernel Module 304.88 Wed Mar 27 14:31:12 PDT 2013
[ 19.591397] NVRM: Your system is not currently configured to drive a VGA console
[ 19.591401] NVRM: on the primary VGA device. The NVIDIA Linux graphics driver
[ 19.591403] NVRM: requires the use of a text-mode VGA console. Use of other console
[ 19.591405] NVRM: drivers including, but not limited to, vesafb, may result in
[ 19.591407] NVRM: corruption and stability problems, and is not supported.
Thank you very much