[mythtv] New Mythtv user with Matrox Marvel G200TV (Resend)
Mon, 28 Oct 2002 10:39:46 -0500
On Sunday 27 October 2002 06:53 pm, Ray wrote:
> That fixed it. I can now tune my dss tuner to any channel except the
> "local" channels (upper 800s) but that's an XMLTV issue or a problem with
> the data source. I did run into 2 new issues however (actually 1 new and 1
> old that I had forgotten about).
> 1. The cvs version exits with the error "Illegal Instruction" if I have
> deinterlacing turned on in the settings.txt.
Your cpu doesn't do MMX2. You'll need to either disable deinterlacing, or
edit filters/linearblend/filter_linearblend.c and add a #undef MMX at the top
> 2. mythfilldatabase starts fetching beginning with tommorows data rather
> than todays.
That's normal -- if today's data is empty, it'll do that second. It _always_
grabs tomorrow's data, then fills in any missing days through the week.
> I'm planning on taking a shot at it but I'm not much of a programmer aside
> from the occasional script. I've also mentioned MythTV on the marvel-linux
> and mjpeg-user mail lists so maybe someone there will take an interest.
> One of the folks on the marvel list has a patched version of ffmpeg that
> uses the Marvel's mjpeg hardware so maybe a look at his changes would help.
It'd be easier if someone who had the hardware did the changes.