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r600 gallium vdpau - weird color shift

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  • r600 gallium vdpau - weird color shift

    Hi guys,

    I'm currently running libdrm xf86-video-ati and mesa

    from latest git (+ ~amd64 gentoo) on a 5850 HD

    and there's some weird color shift with playing vdpau-accelerated videos via adobe-flash on youtube

    yellow seems to be a sort of turquoise/blue-ish

    skin color is blue-ish, too

    take a look at the right how it's supposed to be (yellow)

    another one:

    the sunrise is supposed to be yellow, too

    other random video - where you can see that the skin is blue-ish

    could you please fix it ?

    is this a known problem ?

    Thanks so much for your awesome work - accelerated video works great already =)

    Having the wrong colors is a minor (but annoying) issue

  • #3
    I'm also facing Smurf mode with r600 vdpau (recent git).


    • #4
      This seems to be the reason, why adobe has disabled vdpau acceleration in recent flash versions.

      They have problems with their own O-formed hands. I hope they fix this(these).


      • #5
        seems like this regression / issue got introduced since 11.2: works and has the correct color

        have the wrong color

        haven't tested 32bit - this is with 64bit on 64bit chromium


        • #6
          I've the same problem. I got both Nvidia and ATI card with me. As far as I know, both have the same problem with Adobe flash. It is Adobe's bug.

          As long as you're using VDPAU this error will occur. You've to disable hardware acceleration.


          • #7
            Seems like the latest Chrome 32-bit update fixed that. Try again. I also want to know if it works.


            • #8
              not sure if vdpau is really working but I've at least re-enabled it now via use-flag

              and it seems the regression/issue isn't there anymore:


              ok, not fully activated ...

              display: :0.0 screen: 0
              Failed to open VDPAU backend cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
              Error creating VDPAU device: 1

              will try later and re-compile stuff to see whether it's fixed