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How to compile mplayer with vdpau support on Ubuntu

Jun 03, 2009, 23:31 (2 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Peter for this link. ]

"In February of 2009 I wrote an article on how to compile mplayer with vdpau support. Since then things have changed a little bit with mplayer and compiling mplayer with vdpau support has become a whole lot easier.

"The biggest and most important thing is that mplayer has built in support for vdpau. You no longer need to use the patched version made available by nVidia. Before we start compiling, you might want to know a bit more about it and if it's something you want to do."

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