hardware acceleration

  1. mro

    GPU accel flips on and off between reboots

    either native $ glxinfo -B name of display: :0 display: :0 screen: 0 direct rendering: Yes Extended renderer info (GLX_MESA_query_renderer): Vendor: Intel (0x8086) Device: Mesa Intel(R) HD Graphics 5500 (BDW GT2) (0x1616) Version: 22.3.7 Accelerated: yes Video memory...
  2. mro

    Solved Video decoding on ThinkPad x250 (Intel HD Graphics 5500) CPU ~50%

    is that a normal CPU load for e.g. watching https://media.ccc.de/v/33c3-8089-lightning_talks_day_4#t=4663 on ungoogled-chromium? vlc uses even 150%, what to diagnose/tweak here? is there specific setup documentation? I found pkg install libva-intel-media-driver - should I activate that? How...
  3. the3ajm

    Solved Firefox Hardware Acceleration on older intel GPU

    Firefox has blacklisted X3100 GPU or older so you won't be able to enable hardware acceleration as it's currently blocked, to get it working requires OpenGL 3.2 and the GPU I'm using is only 2.1 and in order to use intel's own open source acceleration VA-API can only support from X4500. I'm...
  4. D

    Determine if AVX2/AVX512 acceleration is used

    Valued forum members, I have hired a professional software engineer to program an image processing program whose processing algorithms could benefit from AVX CPU instructions. The software works exceptionally, and there is reason to believe that acceleration is taking place. I am curious if...
  5. A

    VMware GPU acceleration for freeBSD

    Hello. How can I enable hardware acceleration on freeBSD 13 ? I installed xf86-video-vmware now I got full screen window but it doesn't have hardware acceleration. when I look to the details section of my gnome(42) desktop , it shows "software rendering" in graphic section. everything is...
  6. john_rambo

    Why is VA-API missing in Smplayer under FreeBSD ?

    When I was using Linux I was able to select va-api & va-api copy from that list but these two options are missing under FreeBSD. What's the reason ?
  7. R

    How to enable hardware acceleration in FreeBSD ?

    Hi, I posted before a computer which has some limited hardware. It's specs are these. AMD 64 Athlon 3000+. Nvidia FX 5700 256MB. 512MB RAM DDR x2 = 1024MB. I have installed on it FreeBSD 12.1 RELEASE-p6 GENERIC i386 with the LXDE Desktop. When the LXDE desktop wants to use a screensaver which...
  8. R

    When opening whatever web broswer, black screen appears and computer freezes.

    Hi, I'm new in FreeBSD, I like the OS and I'm installing it on many computers. But unfortunately in this case I have a problem with this computer that I'm using. The computer specs are these: AMD Athlon 64 3000+ Nvidia FX 5700 x2 512 MB DDR RAM 40GB IDE. Using FreeBSD 12.1 Release-p6 and updated...
  9. NapoleonWils0n

    mpv hardware acceleration gpu fix

    Hi All Heres a fix for mpv hardware acceleration mpv now requires vo=gpu in mpv.conf and you also need to set up XDG_RUNTIME_DIR create ~/.config/mpv/mpv.conf vi ~/.config/mpv/mpv.conf And add the following code msg-level=ffmpeg=fatal vo=gpu hwdec=vaapi then edit your ~/.bashrc if you...
  10. F

    Matrox cards with Hardware acceleration?

    Hi, I'm searching for alternatives to NVIDIA/AMD PCIe graphics cards. I'd like to know if Matrox cards are supported by FreeBSD, that is if FreeBSD drivers are available for Matrox cards that make full use of hardware acceleration on the desktop, font rendering, in Firefox/Chromium and other...