[mythtv] Matrox G200 TV out works! HOWTO!
Wed, 18 Dec 2002 07:23:03 -0700
On Wed, Dec 18, 2002 at 02:22:21AM -0500, Michael D. Cencula wrote:
> Excellent HOWTO, Colin! These instructions worked flawlessly on my dual head
> G400 with one (small) exception. I had to type:
> matroxset -f /dev/fb1 -m 0
> before typing:
> matroxset -f /dev/fb0 -m 3
> matroxset -f /dev/fb0 -o 1 2
> It currently looks like my fbset command line will be something like:
> fbset -fb /dev/fb0 -left 18 -right -98 -upper 47 -lower 6
> This fills up the window of my capture card on another computer. I have yet
> to try it on an actual TV, however.
> Note that the difference in device naming is probably a distro issue. I'm
> running RH8.0.
I'm pretty sure it's due to the fact that your G400 is a dual head card and
his G200 is a single head card.