[vlc-devel] Re: X Error while Building on Solaris 10 on x64

Sigmund Augdal Helberg sigmund.augdal at gmail.com
Fri Oct 21 10:09:13 CEST 2005

On Thu, 2005-10-20 at 16:45 -0700, Kuldipsingh Pabla wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am trying to build vlc on Solaris 10 on x64. S10 is running Xorg and 
> has Xvideo support. I am able to lanch the vlc UI. In the UI, when I try 
> to play a mpg clip, it results into the following X Error. I'll 
> appreciate any help to get this resolved.
> -Kuldip
> [00000269] xvideo video output warning: XShm video extension is unavailable
As stated here the XShm extension is missing. I think vlc have had
problems dealing with this automatically before, but passing
--no-xvideo-shm should fix it.

> X Error of failed request:  BadDrawable (invalid Pixmap or Window parameter)
>    Major opcode of failed request:  14 (X_GetGeometry)
>    Resource id in failed request:  0x2a000b3
>    Serial number of failed request:  6145
>    Current serial number in output stream:  6145
> -- 

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