[arch-general] Hardware video acceleration

Ralph Corderoy ralph at inputplus.co.uk
Sun Jul 21 17:16:50 UTC 2019

Hi Ralf,

> when playing youtube videos hardware video acceleration seems to gain
> absolutely nothing on my machine or I've done something wrong ;).

Rather than use Firefox, have you tried ‘mpv foo.mp4’ so you can see
what it outputs about its video out, ‘VO’, choice before it starts

It may be easier to investigate with a non-GUI video player.

Cheers, Ralph.

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