[vlc-devel] [PATCH] display RV32/RGBA instead of RV16

Ludovic Fauvet etix at l0cal.com
Thu May 19 10:58:05 CEST 2011

On Thu, May 19, 2011 at 10:11 AM, XilasZ <xilasz at gmail.com> wrote:
> I think a SurfaceView (which is used by all good player i know, including
> vlc) scales its content if it doesn't match the display size using hardware,
> but i'm not sure.

The Android vout uses pixman to scale the content. It is very fast on
ARM but the scaling is far from being perfect.

> I'll try to prevent vlc-android from scaling anything and send the video
> unscaled to the SurfaceView.

This should be fairly easy but as far as I know a SurfaceView can't
scale the content by itself.

Ludovic Fauvet (etix)

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