vdpau

VDPAU is the Video Decode and Presentation API for Unix. VDPAU was initially developed by NVIDIA as a means of video acceleration for their binary video driver but has since gained support within Gallium3D and other drivers independent of NVIDIA.

Additional Information: freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/VDPAU

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vdpau Articles & Reviews

NVIDIA GeForce GT 220   Graphics Cards   19 Oct 2009
HD Video Playback With A $20 CPU & $30 GPU On...   Processors   11 Dec 2008
NVIDIA Driver Brings PureVideo Features To Linux   Display Drivers   14 Nov 2008
NVIDIA VDPAU Benchmarks   Display Drivers   14 Nov 2008
An Interview With The Developers Of FFmpeg   Software   11 Mar 2009
Mplayer, FFmpeg Gain VA-API Support   Software   24 Dec 2008
MSI GeForce 9800GT 512MB   Graphics Cards   18 Nov 2008
Trying The New AMD GPU-PRO Linux Driver On Ubuntu With...   Display Drivers   19 Mar 2016
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 On Linux: OpenGL, OpenCL,...   Graphics Cards   04 Jun 2016
Looking At The OpenCL Performance Of ATI & NVIDIA...   Graphics Cards   06 Sep 2010
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 280M   Graphics Cards   19 Jun 2009
Adobe Flash Player 11 Linux Performance   Software   09 Aug 2011
A NVIDIA VDPAU Back-End For Intel's VA-API   Display Drivers   03 Feb 2009
Some Good & Bad News For The Nouveau Driver   Display Drivers   10 Jan 2011
AMD Radeon VDPAU Video Performance With Gallium3D   Display Drivers   28 Jun 2014
MSI GeForce GT 1030: A $70 Passively-Cooled Graphics...   Graphics Cards   25 May 2017
NVIDIA vs. Radeon VDPAU Mesa 17.2 Video Decode...   Display Drivers   26 May 2017
NVIDIA 190.16 Driver Brings OpenGL 3.2 To Linux   Display Drivers   22 Jul 2009
NVIDIA VDPAU Performance Metrics On Ubuntu 14.04 Linux   Display Drivers   24 Jun 2014
Using NVIDIA's VDPAU On Mobile Platforms   Display Drivers   06 Jan 2010
13-Way NVIDIA VDPAU Video Decode Benchmarks   Software   26 Nov 2013
NVIDIA's 256.25 Beta Linux Driver Slows Things Down?   Display Drivers   26 May 2010
NVIDIA VDPAU Reference Benchmarks   Display Drivers   11 Jun 2012

vdpau Linux News

AMD Releases New "AMDGPU" Linux Kernel...   Radeon   20 Apr 2015
NVIDIA Has Major New Linux Driver: Optimus, RandR 1.4   NVIDIA   09 Apr 2013
MPlayer2 Gone Dark, MPV Is Still Happening   Multimedia   01 Jan 2014
The New & Best Features Of The Linux 3.11 Kernel   Linux Kernel   12 Jul 2013
NVIDIA Optimus Unofficially Comes To Linux   NVIDIA   08 May 2011
VLC 2.2 Has Many Features Coming, But VLC 3.0 Will Be...   Multimedia   10 Feb 2015
The Best Features Of The Linux 3.10 Kernel   Linux Kernel   09 Jun 2013
Adobe Issues Final Linux Flash Player Release   Proprietary Software   31 Mar 2012
XBMC 13 Will Have Tons Of Exciting Improvements   Multimedia   29 Dec 2013
AMD Opens Up XvBA! Their Catalyst Linux Video API   AMD   25 Feb 2011
Raspberry Pi's Nonchalant Graphics Stack For Linux   Multimedia   01 Feb 2012
Using GPU Video Acceleration Under Linux   AMD   22 Jun 2012
How-To Use Open-Source Radeon UVD On Ubuntu   Radeon   18 Apr 2013
Recapping The Linux 3.11 Kernel Features   Linux Kernel   31 Aug 2013
Linux 3.12, Ubuntu Spooked Users This Month   Phoronix   31 Oct 2013
Testing Out The Nouveau Driver On Fedora 11   Nouveau   29 Mar 2009
XBMC Project Implements AMD XvBA Interface   AMD   14 Dec 2011
MythTV Is Now Forked As Torc   Multimedia   15 Feb 2012
Using NVIDIA's NVENC On Linux With FFmpeg   NVIDIA   22 Nov 2014
VLC Media Player To Receive VDPAU Support   NVIDIA   23 Dec 2008
Hi10P Support Proposed For VDPAU   Mesa   26 Oct 2013
Is MPlayer2 A Viable Fork Of MPlayer?   Multimedia   24 Mar 2011
Intel Comes Up With A Linux Graphics Driver Installer   Intel   11 Mar 2013
NVIDIA 334.16 Beta Supports 64-bit EGL / OpenGL ES   NVIDIA   07 Feb 2014
Adobe Flash Player 11 For 64-Bit Linux Is Christened   Proprietary Software   13 Jul 2011
NVIDIA 361.16 Beta Driver Now Includes Long-Awaited...   NVIDIA   05 Jan 2016
NVIDIA 331.20 Supports New Kernels, NvFBCOpenGL   NVIDIA   06 Nov 2013
VLC 3.0 Continues To Be Developed With Many Changes   Multimedia   03 Jan 2016
Intel Considering VDPAU Support For X.Org Driver   Intel   08 Feb 2009
Features Coming For The VLC 2.1 Media Player   Free Software   16 Jul 2013
Ubuntu Will Not Enable Open-Source VDPAU Support   Ubuntu   18 Feb 2014
Adobe Flash 11.2 Beta Brings New Linux Work   Proprietary Software   26 Oct 2011
Mesa 8.0 Advances Open-Source Linux Graphics Drivers   Mesa   09 Feb 2012
Adobe's Flash Video Acceleration On Linux Uses VDPAU   Proprietary Software   01 Dec 2010
H.264 VA-API GPU Video Acceleration For Flash   Proprietary Software   23 Sep 2009
Adobe Flash Player Linux x86_64 Update Coming   Proprietary Software   17 May 2011
AMD Press Talks Up Major Open-Source Linux Driver...   AMD   25 Feb 2014
AMD's New Open-Source Employees   AMD   05 Jul 2011
MythTV Adds Support For NVIDIA VDPAU   Multimedia   29 Nov 2008
Nouveau NV50 Enables H.264 Decoding   Nouveau   07 Dec 2013
Mesa 17.0.0 Officially Released   Mesa   13 Feb 2017
NVIDIA VDPAU Performance With The GeForce GTX 980   NVIDIA   05 Oct 2014
Adobe Flash 11 Beta 2 Is More Stable, Faster On Linux   Proprietary Software   12 Aug 2011
The Video Acceleration State On Linux GPU Drivers   Hardware   05 Feb 2013
AMD Radeon HD 6800 Series Graphics Cards On Linux?   Radeon   21 Oct 2010
Will AMD's XvBA Beat Out NVIDIA's VDPAU?   AMD   06 Jul 2009
Running The NVIDIA 367.27 Linux Driver With The...   NVIDIA   14 Jun 2016
Adobe Rants Over Linux Video Acceleration APIs   Proprietary Software   26 Jan 2010
NVIDIA 355 Beta Linux Driver Released, Closer To...   NVIDIA   03 Aug 2015
Adobe Flash Player 11 Is Now Officially Out   Proprietary Software   04 Oct 2011
GTK4, RX 480, GTX 1070/1080, Nextcloud & Other...   Phoronix   01 Jul 2016
Xine Picks Up Support For NVIDIA's VDPAU   NVIDIA   17 Dec 2008
AMD Lands OpenMAX State Tracker In Mesa Gallium3D   Mesa   06 Feb 2014
This Mini $109 GTX 1050 Might Be Great For A HTPC /...   NVIDIA   25 Oct 2016
Broadcom Crystal HD Support For MPlayer, FFmpeg   Multimedia   01 Jan 2011
FFmpeg Gets Mainline VDPAU Support   Multimedia   05 Jan 2009
FFmpeg 2.8 Brings Intel QSV Encoding/Decoding, HEVC...   Multimedia   09 Sep 2015
It May Be A While For WebM In Adobe's Flash   Proprietary Software   30 Oct 2011
Crystal HD Decodes New Linux Support Improvements   Hardware   30 Nov 2013
Allwinner Video Decode Gets Reverse-Engineered   Hardware   30 Aug 2013
OpenSUSE Says Farewell To RadeonHD Driver   SUSE   03 May 2010
NVIDIA 180.35 Driver Update Brings Changes   NVIDIA   25 Feb 2009
Mesa 11.0 Officially Released With OpenGL 4.1 For...   Mesa   12 Sep 2015
Adobe Flash Player 10.1 Beta For Linux   Proprietary Software   17 Nov 2009
Catalyst 9.2 Released, Still Fails To Deliver XvBA   AMD   20 Feb 2009
NVIDIA 180.22 x86/x86_64 Linux Driver Released   NVIDIA   08 Jan 2009
Gnash 0.8.8 Has VA-API, Claims 100% YouTube...   GNU   23 Aug 2010
MPlayer Is Getting Closer To Version 1.0 Too   Multimedia   29 Jan 2011
NVIDIA Linux 2D Benchmarks With The GeForce GTX 980   NVIDIA   06 Oct 2014
Gallium3D VDPAU On Radeon Starts Working   Radeon   16 May 2011
MPlayer2's Latest Development Activities   Multimedia   26 Aug 2012
Ubuntu Launches Its "Fresh" Proprietary...   Ubuntu   12 Aug 2015
Adobe Flash Player 10.1 To Support VDPAU?   Proprietary Software   09 Oct 2009
NVIDIA Wants To Be A Better Linux Patron   NVIDIA   24 Jun 2012
NVIDIA Announces VDPAU 1.0 With HEVC/H.265 Decoding   NVIDIA   09 Mar 2015
GStreamer 1.4 Will Be Bringing Many New Features   GNOME   10 Feb 2014
A Hackfest To Improve Linux Video Playback   X.Org   26 Oct 2009
XBMC Media Player Has Support For NVIDIA VDPAU   Multimedia   04 Mar 2009
Radeon UVD Support Going Through Code Review   Radeon   10 Mar 2012
Vulkan, Raspberry Pi 3, AMDGPU & Other Exciting...   Phoronix   28 Jun 2016
Adobe Still Shafts Linux With H.264 GPU Decoding   Proprietary Software   11 Aug 2010
NVIDIA 256 Beta Linux Driver Released   NVIDIA   22 May 2010
Features Added To Mesa 10.6 For Open-Source GPU...   Mesa   23 May 2015
The 12 Big New Features Of Mesa 12.0   Mesa   31 May 2016
NVIDIA Releases Standalone VDPAU Library   NVIDIA   18 Sep 2009
NVIDIA 313.18 Driver Update Packs A Ton Of Changes   NVIDIA   16 Jan 2013
openSUSE 13.1: 6000+ Packages For 5 Architectures   SUSE   19 Nov 2013
NVIDIA 190.32 Beta Brings New VDPAU Features   NVIDIA   05 Sep 2009
Don't Keep Dreaming For Linux Video Improvements On...   Intel   04 Nov 2016
HEVC/H.265 Video Decode Is Present In VDPAU For AMDGPU   Radeon   08 Aug 2015
Raspberry Pi 3, Linux 4.6 & AMDGPU Were Popular...   Premium   31 Mar 2016
AMD Mainlines Its VCE OpenMAX Support In Gallium3D   AMD   13 Feb 2014
XBMC Gets Working Intel VA-API Support   Multimedia   06 Apr 2010
AMD Driver Support State For Radeon HD 7000 Series,...   Radeon   06 Dec 2011
Fluendo's New Codecs Support VDPAU, VA-API   Free Software   25 Mar 2010
NVIDIA Pre-Releases A New Linux Driver   NVIDIA   13 Apr 2011
XBMC Gains Crystal HD 1080p Decoding Support   Multimedia   30 Dec 2009
NVIDIA's Working On A New Driver Architecture?   NVIDIA   05 Dec 2010
VMware's Gallium3D Driver For Virtualization   Virtualization   14 May 2011
Holy Crap! You Can Use XvMC With ATI Gallium3D!   AMD   25 Oct 2010