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authorMauro Carvalho Chehab <>2014-11-11 08:36:43 -0200
committerMauro Carvalho Chehab <>2014-11-11 08:37:35 -0200
commit47a09af68ba50695c46511b8ed7f036d249bba48 (patch)
tree051c4b70501a9f360729ecc9a9493a2f8ba33b6f /Documentation/video4linux
parenta23547374215422017239af32094e1aacc5d435e (diff)
parent206c5f60a3d902bc4b56dab2de3e88de5eb06108 (diff)
Merge tag 'v3.18-rc4' into patchwork
Needed due to some important regression fixes at RC core. * commit 'v3.18-rc4': (587 commits) Linux 3.18-rc4 ARM: dts: zynq: Enable PL clocks for Parallella tiny: rename ENABLE_DEV_COREDUMP to ALLOW_DEV_COREDUMP tiny: reverse logic for DISABLE_DEV_COREDUMP i2c: core: Dispose OF IRQ mapping at client removal time i2c: at91: don't account as iowait i2c: remove FSF address USB: Update default usb-storage delay_use value in kernel-parameters.txt sysfs: driver core: Fix glue dir race condition by gdp_mutex MIPS: Fix build with binutils 2.24.51+ xfs: track bulkstat progress by agino xfs: bulkstat error handling is broken xfs: bulkstat main loop logic is a mess xfs: bulkstat chunk-formatter has issues xfs: bulkstat chunk formatting cursor is broken xfs: bulkstat btree walk doesn't terminate mm: Fix comment before truncate_setsize() USB: cdc-acm: add quirk for control-line state requests tty: Fix pty master poll() after slave closes v2 MIPS: R3000: Fix debug output for Virtual page number ... Conflicts: drivers/media/rc/rc-main.c
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation/video4linux')
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/video4linux/vivid.txt b/Documentation/video4linux/vivid.txt
index eeb11a28e4fc..e5a940e3d304 100644
--- a/Documentation/video4linux/vivid.txt
+++ b/Documentation/video4linux/vivid.txt
@@ -221,12 +221,11 @@ ccs_out_mode: specify the allowed video output crop/compose/scaling combination
key, not quality.
multiplanar: select whether each device instance supports multi-planar formats,
- and thus the V4L2 multi-planar API. By default the first device instance
- is single-planar, the second multi-planar, and it keeps alternating.
+ and thus the V4L2 multi-planar API. By default device instances are
+ single-planar.
This module option can override that for each instance. Values are:
- 0: use alternating single and multi-planar devices.
1: this is a single-planar instance.
2: this is a multi-planar instance.
@@ -975,9 +974,8 @@ is set, then the alpha component is only used for the color red and set to
0 otherwise.
The driver has to be configured to support the multiplanar formats. By default
-the first driver instance is single-planar, the second is multi-planar, and it
-keeps alternating. This can be changed by setting the multiplanar module option,
-see section 1 for more details on that option.
+the driver instances are single-planar. This can be changed by setting the
+multiplanar module option, see section 1 for more details on that option.
If the driver instance is using the multiplanar formats/API, then the first
single planar format (YUYV) and the multiplanar NV16M and NV61M formats the
@@ -1021,7 +1019,7 @@ the output overlay for the video output, turn on video looping and capture
to see the blended framebuffer overlay that's being written to by the second
instance. This setup would require the following commands:
- $ sudo modprobe vivid n_devs=2 node_types=0x10101,0x1 multiplanar=1,1
+ $ sudo modprobe vivid n_devs=2 node_types=0x10101,0x1
$ v4l2-ctl -d1 --find-fb
/dev/fb1 is the framebuffer associated with base address 0x12800000
$ sudo v4l2-ctl -d2 --set-fbuf fb=1