[mythtv] difference in tv quality between mythtv and xawtv

Matt Zimmerman mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Wed, 30 Oct 2002 15:56:50 -0500

On Tue, Oct 29, 2002 at 07:07:23PM -0800, Harondel J. Sibble wrote:

> Okay, curious about something I just noticed. In MythTV all the colours are 
> washed out. Ie in Xawtv, skin tones look like... well skin tones, in mythtv, 
> the same skin tones look grey (as in a b/w film) and most of the other 
> colours are strongly muted.
> Any suggestions on how to fix that?

What kind of capture card are you using, and what kind of video card?  Is
your display a TV or a computer monitor?

 - mdz