[ltp] Re: T22 dvd, cd, & mp3 playback

Daniel Pittman linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Tue, 16 Dec 2003 16:45:06 +1100

On Tue, 16 Dec 2003, Michael Waters wrote:
> Thanks for responding. I found lots of general info on T22 & linux
> running well but not much in regards to video & audio playback
> quality.
> On Sun, Dec 14, 2003, Andr=E9 Wyrwa wrote:
>> > Is the T22 running linux up to playing dvds and music well?
>> I own a T23, which has a faster processor and faster system bus, more
>> mem and stuff, but the same S3 SuperSavage.


>> However, advantage of the Radeon in the T30 is that it is supported
>> by mplayers vidix driver, which is even better than xv and makes you
>> able to play without running X at all.
> The T30 with radeon video is tempting :)=20

I can confirm that an A31p using the Radeon 7800 (FireGL)[1] will play
back DVD with no problem using either vidix or Xv, with very good

The 64MB model I have is happy with a 1600x1200 full screen Xv display,
and the sound works just fine.


[1]  ...but identical silicone to the 7500 chip.

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