[mythtv] EPG / TV overlay problems?

Bruce Markey mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Sat, 14 Dec 2002 22:20:10 -0800

David Madsen wrote:
> A question for all you MythTV Gurus.  I recently changed video cards in my
> system from a Matrox something or other to a ATI Radeon 7000.  Now whenever
> I try to hit "m" to go to the EPG it won't display.  I actually can't get
> anything to display in front of the TV overlay except for the KDE task bar
> at the bottom of the screen.  I'm running KDE 2.2 pretty default setup.  It
> worked fine before with the Matrox card.  I do have it set up with the DRI
> kernel module.  Anyone else having similar problems?

Well, I can't be sure that this suggestion matches your
symptoms but since no one else has chimed in yet...

For ATI Radeon you may need the Xv support provided by the
GATOS drivers. If you haven't done so already, you may need
to install "ati.2" and "drm-kernel" from:


--  bjm