VDPAU with 9500GT

According to the docs, my 9500 GT should by VDPAU capable. But neither mplayer (with vdpau patch!) nor vdpinfo (v0.5) can access any VDPAU functions.


  • Gentoo Linux with vanlla kernel (x86)

  • driver 180.60 (also tested with 180.51)

  • Xorg 1.5.3

  • 2 x TFT running with Xinerama

Ok, i found the problem: VDPAU does not work with xinerama!

Now everything works: