mesa-va-drivers - Mesa VA-API video acceleration drivers

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename mesa-va-drivers_18.0.0~rc5-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Package name mesa-va-drivers
Package version 18.0.0~rc5
Package release 1ubuntu1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/libs
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu X-SWAT <>
Download size 1.71 MB
Installed size 16.05 MB
These libraries provide the Video Acceleration API (VA-API) for Unix.
They provide accelerated video playback (incl. H.264) and video
post-processing for the supported graphics cards.
This package enables support for VA-API for some gallium drivers.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mesa-va-drivers_19.0.2-1ubuntu1.1~18.04.2_amd64.deb 19.0.2 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Universe
mesa-va-drivers_19.0.2-1ubuntu1.1~18.04.2_i386.deb 19.0.2 i386 Ubuntu Updates Universe
mesa-va-drivers_18.0.0~rc5-1ubuntu1_i386.deb 18.0.0~rc5 i386 Ubuntu Universe
mesa-va-drivers - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.27
libdrm-amdgpu1 >= 2.4.89
libdrm-nouveau2 >= 2.4.66
libdrm-radeon1 >= 2.4.31
libdrm2 >= 2.4.75
libelf1 >= 0.142
libexpat1 >= 2.0.1
libgcc1 >= 1:3.4
libllvm6.0 >= 1:6.0~svn298832-1~
libsensors4 >= 1:3.0.0
libstdc++6 >= 5.2
libva-driver-abi-1.1 -
libx11-xcb1 -
libxcb-dri2-0 >= 1.8
libxcb-dri3-0 -
libxcb-present0 -
libxcb-sync1 -
libxcb-xfixes0 -
libxcb1 >= 1.9.2
libxshmfence1 -
zlib1g >= 1:1.1.4


Name Value
va-driver -


Name Value
vdpau-va-driver << 0.7.4-5


Type URL
Binary Package mesa-va-drivers_18.0.0~rc5-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Source Package mesa

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install mesa-va-drivers deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install mesa-va-drivers




2018-03-22 - Timo Aaltonen <>
mesa (18.0.0~rc5-1ubuntu1) bionic; urgency=medium
[ Timo Aaltonen ]
* Merge from Debian experimental.
* Drop Mir EGL patches, they're not needed anymore.
* Revert dropping libwayland-egl-mesa for now, until the wayland FFE
is acked.
* dri3-reinstate-get_dri_screen-callback.diff: Dropped, upstream.
[ Daniel van Vugt ]
* Add disable-intel-ccs-compression.patch to avoid screen corruption
when logging into Xorg sessions (LP: #1753776)
2018-03-21 - Andreas Boll <>
mesa (18.0.0~rc5-1) experimental; urgency=medium
[ Andreas Boll ]
* New upstream release candidate.
[ Fabio Pedretti ]
* rules: Rename --disable-gallium-llvm to --disable-llvm
[ Timo Aaltonen ]
* control, rules: Switch to llvm 6.0, bump libclc to match.
* Drop libwayland-egl-mesa, which is now provided by src:wayland.
2018-02-28 - Timo Aaltonen <>
mesa (18.0.0~rc4-1ubuntu3) bionic; urgency=medium
* dont-enable-10bpc-by-default.diff: Replace the drirc hack, just flip
the default to not enable 10bpc configs by default for gallium drivers.
(LP: #1752123)
2018-02-28 - Timo Aaltonen <>
mesa (18.0.0~rc4-1ubuntu2) bionic; urgency=medium
* control: Remove libtxc-* Recommends which were left over after a
* dont-expose-10bpc-to-gnome-shell.diff: Add a workaround to not use
10bit RGB config with gnome-shell, until mutter is fixed. (LP:
2018-02-13 - Timo Aaltonen <>
mesa (18.0.0~rc4-1ubuntu1) bionic; urgency=medium
* Merge with Debian experimental.
* Stop using alternatives, not needed anymore with libglvnd.
* patches: Mir patches updated.
* dri3-reinstate-get_dri_screen-callback.diff: Fix a regression in
accelerated video playback. (LP: #1747744)
* control: Add nvidia-304/340/384 to libegl-mesa0, libgles2-mesa and
libglx-mesa0 Breaks.
2018-02-12 - Timo Aaltonen <>
mesa (18.0.0~rc4-1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release candidate.
2018-01-25 - Timo Aaltonen <>
mesa (18.0.0~rc2-1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* libgbm1.symbols: Updated.
* rules: Use -O1 for sh3 & sh4, thanks John Paul Adrian Glaubitz!
(Closes: #887444)
* rules: Fix hurd FTBFS, thanks Samuel Thibault! (Closes: #888047)
2018-03-21 - Andreas Boll <>
mesa (17.3.7-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2018-02-27 - Andreas Boll <>
mesa (17.3.6-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- Fixes GPU hangs in the i965 driver (Closes: #890866).
2018-02-20 - Andreas Boll <>
mesa (17.3.5-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.

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