[mythtv] Initial install...

Matt Zimmerman mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Thu, 26 Dec 2002 21:10:07 -0500


On Wed, Dec 25, 2002 at 12:19:02PM -0800, Kent Loobey wrote:

> When I do the following I get the following:
> 
> spud:/home/kent$ su
> Password:
> spud:/home/kent# mythtv
> Probed: /dev/video - Television
> Probed: /dev/video - Composite1
> Changing from None to WatchingLiveTV
> audio volume set to '32768'
> strange error flushing buffer ...
> Couldn't find Xv support, exiting
> spud:/home/kent#
> 
> Any ideas of what I should do next?

You need a video card which supports scaling and colorspace conversion in
hardware, and an XFree86 video driver which supports these features and
provides the Xv (Xvideo) API.

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 - mdz