MAN page from Fedora 28 xorg-x11-drv-v4l-0.2.0-51.fc28.i686.rpm
Section: Devices and Network Interfaces (4)
Updated: xf86-video-v4l 0.2.0Index
v4l - video4linux driver
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is an Xorg driver for video4linux cards. It provides a Xvideoextension port for video overlay. Just add the driver to the modulelist within the module section of your xorg.conf file if you wantto use it. There are no config options.Note that the extmod module is also required for the Xvideosupport (and lots of other extensions too).
driver works with every piece of hardware which is supported by avideo4linux (kernel-) device driver and is able to handle videooverlay.bt848/bt878-based TV cards are the most popular hardware thesedays.
Please refer to xorg.conf
(5) for general configurationdetails. This section only covers configuration details specific to thisdriver.
Authors include: Gerd Knorr <kraxelAATTbytesex.org>
- SUPPORTED HARDWARE
- CONFIGURATION DETAILS
- SEE ALSO
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