Intel VAAPI howto with Leia v18 nightly based on Ubuntu 18.04 server
If you hit 'o' during playback it should tell you which codec is being used for video replay. From memory if it's VAAPI it's hardware decoding, if it's something else (like an ffmpeg or similar) then I think it's software

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RE: New Era: VAAPI with EGL interoperation - by noggin - 2015-11-22, 01:29
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