1. 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...
  2. K

    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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. A

    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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. pouria.mzt

    Video is very slow

    Hi. I'm FreeBSD problem is that any the video is very slow and it also skips page. What should I do? My FreeBSD is 10.2 with Gnome3.
  9. A

    bhyve vga passthrough

    Can bhyve passthrough entire videocard to windows guest ? I need this for proprietary video surveilance software.
  10. D

    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...
  11. Kalero

    Drivers setup for Intel GMA 950

    Hi! I want to install FreeBSD 10.2 release on a netbook (Sony VPCW12J1E) and I don't know exactly how to set up the proper driver for its graphics card (Intel GMA 950). Should I just install the x11-drivers/xf86-video-intel port/package and then install Xorg or should I also load some kernel...
  12. Kalero

    FreeBSD and *BSD documentaries

    Hi! I open this thread to talk and discuss about any video documentary about FreeBSD and other *BSD systems, made or in mind to be made. Does anybody know some video documentary about *BSD?
  13. M

    Favourite docs, videos, audio (media) relating to IT/technology

    No copyright violations! When in doubt link to Wikipedia / some descriptive source instead of a file In no particular order: -) [doc] Program design in the UNIX environment, Rob Pike, Brian W. Kernighan -) [video] BSD Now Episode 103...