FreeBSD 12.00 on MacPro 1,1 2006

    Hello,I recently installed FreeBSD 12.0 on a MacPro 1,1. Due to the EFI being 32bit I had to use this website and tool to remove EFI functions from the installer. Worked great for creating an...
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    Audio, And Video issues on a fresh install of FreeBSD

    im trying to set two monitors, and AMDGPU driver on FreeBSD, the output of the commands that i know of are under. [EDIT] my amd.conf file for the GPU, sorry forgot it: Xorg.0.log: Xrandr: rc.conf...
  3. NapoleonWils0n

    chromium 71 is out picture in picture crashes

    Hi All Chromium has finally been updated from version 68 to 71. So I thought I'd try out the picture in picture, basically on a youtube page you right click twice on the video and then you get an option to open the video in PIP mode. That then opens the video in its own window which then...
  4. NapoleonWils0n

    Use Newsboat rss reader and mpv to subscribe and play bsdnow youtube feed

    You can use the newsboat rss reader which is a fork of newsbeuter and mpv player to subscibe to youtube channels and playlists rss feeds, like bsdnow and create a newsboat macro to open the video with mpv player and use w3m as the default browser or firefox as a secondary browser * install...
  5. usernamekiran

    Videos not playing smoothly.

    Hello. I am using 11.1 on a laptop. It has 16GB RAM, an intel i-6 quad core processor, and NVIDIA graphics card (which currently doesnt work (discussed here). If I play video of any quality, it doesnt play smoothly at all. It plays similar to a slideshow. First of all I had built a package of...
  6. decuser

    Solved How can I specify the Radeon driver during install?

    When the installer boots, it has already loaded loader.conf. Is it possible to specify the radeon kms during the install? If so, how? On my dell 755, I have a Radeon 2400, I add these to loader.conf and I'm pleased with the result: radeonkmsfw_RV610_pfp_load="YES"...
  7. decuser

    Video Issue Installing FBSD 11.1 on 20" iMac Early 2008 (iMac8,1)

    I am trying to repurpose my old iMac as a FreeBSD 11.1 workstation and I'm getting a whacked out screen when I boot into the installer from EFI USB after selecting, 1. Boot into Multiuser, in bsdinstall. It looks like the horizontal scan is off on each row and as a result the screen is...
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    Dump Video BIOS at FreeBSD - how to do it?

    While trying to dump Video BIOS of my GPU at Linux - I always get Input/Output error. Would like to try FreeBSD. Please tell, how to dump Video BIOS of my GPU at FreeBSD?
  9. DenisVS

    OBS Studio does not work under user

    Hi! I want to stream my online video to Youtube. The most appropriate software is OBS Studio. multimedia/obs-studio Under the user obs does not work: info: --------------------------------- info: audio settings reset: samples per sec: 44100 speakers: 2 The X11 connection...
  10. Kiki Novak

    FreeBSD 10.3 + Intel video card = freeze

    Hi, I'm currently experimenting with FreeBSD on a Dell Optiplex 330, and I can't configure the video card. Here's the card seen by the Linux system on the machine. $ /sbin/lspci | grep -i vga 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 82G33/G31 Express Integrated Graphics Controller...
  11. Stinger 0143 configuration hell

    Laptop: Asus model X540S. Wireless: Atheros model AR5B125 does seem to work, as well as most other hardware. Xorg "intel" driver fails because no valid screens are found in FreeBSD. I have attached files from a working Fedora 25 Linux distribution on this laptop: the output of "lspci -vv" as...
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    Firefox shows distorted video with pink color

    Hello. When I enable 'hardware acceleration' in Firefox's options I get pink haze on every video I watch in Firefox. (see screenshot - (original link: ) Disabling that option fixes the video's color. That happens on Firefox-ESR 45.7.0 When I tried to use Firefox 51.1.0...
  13. goshanecr

    Solved AIGLX broken on AMD Radeon

    Good day! After ports upgrade I have a broken 3D in system. Can you friends help me find what causes the problem and how I can solve it? uname -a FreeBSD home 11.0-STABLE FreeBSD 11.0-STABLE #0 r312172: Sat Jan 14 19:58:53 NSK 2017 user@home:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/BSDSERV amd64 kldstat 1...
  14. Chris_H

    Where do I get a video decoder ring (AMD radeon)?

    Greetings all, Well I just purchased a new board with an AMD A6-7470K CPU that has the radeon R5 GPU (whatever that is). I bought that combination because I needed a box to do nothing but biild source. I have always bought with nVidia graphics before, because the radeon, and intel graphics...
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    Solved hint.agp

    I have an old Thinkpad laptop. In order to boot FreeBSD I need to add a device hints. I tried two of them and both work. Those are: hint.agp.0.disabled=1 hint.agp.1.disabled=1 I have only a vague idea what it does, it seems to affect AGP module in the kernel. I know that there is hint.agp.2...
  16. neptunium

    net-im/skype4 on FreeBSD-11.0: no video

    I have successfully installed net-im/skype4 on 11.0-RELEASE-p2 (amd64). Everything works fine except sending video. The port's pkg-message says:Skype uses /dev/videoX (usually /dev/video0). This device node is created by the drivers for your webcam (eg. multimedia/webcamd). If you selected the...
  17. arabesc

    [FreeBSD-11.0] change default boot video device

    There are two video adapters in my system: # pciconf -lvbce ... vgapci0@pci0:0:2:0: class=0x030000 card=0x040a1849 chip=0x040a8086 rev=0x06 hdr=0x00 vendor = 'Intel Corporation' device = 'Xeon E3-1200 v3 Processor Integrated Graphics Controller' class = display...
  18. spmzt

    Solved Video is very slow

    Hi, I just installed Gnome3 and now I have trouble with the very slow graphics performance. Any Idea to improve its perfomance/speed? OS: FreeBSD 10.2
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    bhyve vga passthrough

    Can bhyve passthrough entire videocard to windows guest ? I need this for proprietary video surveilance software.
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    Playback of BluRay disks?

    Has anyone managed to play BluRay disks with FreeBSD? I have a BluRay drive and tried building the multimedia/vlc port with libbluray support enabled, but even with the KEYDB.cfg file from the vlc-bluray site installed I get an unhelpful error message. Has anyone ever managed to make this work...