Can't play videos on 7.2

Manolis Kiagias sonicy at
Fri May 22 17:41:14 UTC 2009

jery wrote:
> Hi,
> I am using Freebsd 7.2
> my system hangs when playing videos, it's the same for vlc and totem.
> >From the Xorg.0.log file
> intel: Driver for Intel Integrated Graphics Chipsets: i810,
>         i810-dc100, i810e, i815, i830M, 845G, 852GM/855GM, 865G, 915G,
>         E7221 (i915), 915GM, 945G, 945GM, 945GME, 965G, G35, 965Q, 946GZ,
>         965GM, 965GME/GLE, G33, Q35, Q33,
>         Mobile Intel® GM45 Express Chipset,
>         Intel Integrated Graphics Device, G45/G43,
> Thank you
> Rihaz

If you haven't already, try upgrading the xf86-video-intel port to the
latest version (I think 2.7.1). This  seems to solve many problems with
video playback.

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