Hi,<br><br>I just upgraded my setup to Ubuntu 10.10 w/.24.  On my frontend i did a complete reinstall.  Now i cant get VDPAU to work...<br><br>running mythavtest:<br>10-12-04 21:20:08.336 VDPAU Error: Error at mythrender_vdpau.cpp:1486 (#23, Unknown)<br>
2010-12-04 21:20:08.337 VDPAU Error: Failed to create VDPAU device.<br>2010-12-04 21:20:08.337 VDPAU Error: No VDPAU device<br>2010-12-04 21:20:08.337 Failed to create VDPAU render device.<br>2010-12-04 21:20:08.337 VidOutVDPAU Error: Failed to initialise VDPAU<br>
2010-12-04 21:20:08.337 VidOutVDPAU: DiscardFrames(1)<br>2010-12-04 21:20:08.337 VideoBuffers::DiscardFrames(1): <br>2010-12-04 21:20:08.337 VideoBuffers::DiscardFrames():  -- done()<br>2010-12-04 21:20:08.337 VideoBuffers::DiscardFrames(1):  -- done<br>
2010-12-04 21:20:08.337 VidOutVDPAU: DiscardFrames() 3:  -- done()<br>2010-12-04 21:20:08.338 VidOutVDPAU: DiscardFrames(1)<br>2010-12-04 21:20:08.338 VideoBuffers::DiscardFrames(1): <br>2010-12-04 21:20:08.339 VideoBuffers::DiscardFrames():  -- done()<br>
2010-12-04 21:20:08.339 VideoBuffers::DiscardFrames(1):  -- done<br>2010-12-04 21:20:08.339 VidOutVDPAU: DiscardFrames() 3:  -- done()<br>2010-12-04 21:20:08.339 VideoOutput, Error: Not compiled with any useable video output method.<br>
2010-12-04 21:20:08.339 Player(1), Error: Couldn&#39;t create VideoOutput instance. Exiting..<br>2010-12-04 21:20:08.339 Unable to initialize video.<br><br>Some details:<br>mitchell@mythtfe:~$ dpkg --get-selections |grep nvidia<br>
nvidia-common                                   deinstall<br>nvidia-current                                  install<br>nvidia-settings                                 install<br>mitchell@mythtfe:~$ dpkg --get-selections |grep vdpau<br>
libvdpau1                                       install<br>vdpau-va-driver                                 install<br>mitchell@mythtfe:~$ cat /etc/X11/xorg.conf<br># nvidia-settings: X configuration file generated by nvidia-settings<br>
# nvidia-settings:  version 260.19.06  (buildd@palmer)  Mon Oct  4 16:01:38 UTC 2010<br><br>Section &quot;ServerLayout&quot;<br>    Identifier     &quot;Layout0&quot;<br>    Screen      0  &quot;Screen0&quot; 0 0<br>    InputDevice    &quot;Keyboard0&quot; &quot;CoreKeyboard&quot;<br>
    InputDevice    &quot;Mouse0&quot; &quot;CorePointer&quot;<br>    Option         &quot;Xinerama&quot; &quot;0&quot;<br>EndSection<br><br>Section &quot;Files&quot;<br>EndSection<br><br>Section &quot;InputDevice&quot;<br>
    # generated from default<br>    Identifier     &quot;Mouse0&quot;<br>    Driver         &quot;mouse&quot;<br>    Option         &quot;Protocol&quot; &quot;auto&quot;<br>    Option         &quot;Device&quot; &quot;/dev/psaux&quot;<br>
    Option         &quot;Emulate3Buttons&quot; &quot;no&quot;<br>    Option         &quot;ZAxisMapping&quot; &quot;4 5&quot;<br>EndSection<br><br>Section &quot;InputDevice&quot;<br>    # generated from default<br>    Identifier     &quot;Keyboard0&quot;<br>
    Driver         &quot;kbd&quot;<br>EndSection<br><br>Section &quot;Monitor&quot;<br>    # HorizSync source: edid, VertRefresh source: edid<br>    Identifier     &quot;Monitor0&quot;<br>    VendorName     &quot;Unknown&quot;<br>
    ModelName      &quot;VIZ VX32L HDTV10A&quot;<br>    HorizSync       31.0 - 70.0<br>    VertRefresh     50.0 - 85.0<br>    Option         &quot;DPMS&quot;<br>EndSection<br><br>Section &quot;Device&quot;<br>    Identifier     &quot;Device0&quot;<br>
    Driver         &quot;nvidia&quot;<br>    VendorName     &quot;NVIDIA Corporation&quot;<br>    BoardName      &quot;GeForce 8400 GS&quot;<br>EndSection<br><br>Section &quot;Screen&quot;<br>    Identifier     &quot;Screen0&quot;<br>
    Device         &quot;Device0&quot;<br>    Monitor        &quot;Monitor0&quot;<br>    DefaultDepth    24<br>    Option         &quot;TwinView&quot; &quot;0&quot;<br>    Option         &quot;metamodes&quot; &quot;nvidia-auto-select +0+0&quot;<br>
    SubSection     &quot;Display&quot;<br>        Depth       24<br>    EndSubSection<br>EndSection<br><br>mitchell@mythtfe:~$ cat /proc/driver/nvidia/version <br>NVRM version: NVIDIA UNIX x86 Kernel Module  260.19.06  Mon Sep 13 06:35:06 PDT 2010<br>
GCC version:  gcc version 4.4.5 (Ubuntu/Linaro 4.4.4-14ubuntu5) <br>mitchell@mythtfe:~$ cat /proc/driver/nvidia/<br>cards/    patches/  registry  version   warnings/ <br>mitchell@mythtfe:~$ cat /proc/driver/nvidia/cards/0 <br>
Model:           GeForce 8400 GS<br>IRQ:             18<br>Video BIOS:      62.98.12.00.00<br>Card Type:       PCI-E<br>DMA Size:        40 bits<br>DMA Mask:        0xffffffffff<br>Bus Location:    0000:02.00.0<br><br>What am I missing?  Im really stumped i dont remember it being so hard last time!<br>
<br>Thanks,<br>Mitchell<br>