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Old 05-19-2006, 08:22 PM   #1
wetnose23
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Question choppy video playback: kaffeine


im guessing its the video engine im using. i have it set to "auto"


which one do i use?

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Old 05-19-2006, 08:32 PM   #2
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If you haven't really got 3D-acceleration, you should use Xshm. It works like a charm on my laptop.
On the other hand, if you have got some 3d-acceleration, xv might suit you better.

Xshm is the safe bet, i guess. It works great here.

If the video in question resides on a DVD, it might also be a question of enabling DMA on the DVD-drive to get better video playback.
 
Old 05-19-2006, 08:43 PM   #3
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