[mythtv] bttv recordings run fast

Dan Morphis dan at milkcarton.com
Fri Mar 5 17:32:48 EST 2004

>  I'm not using btaudio and everything was fine until upgrading cvs, so
>  something changed in February to cause it. bttv has always seemed
>  somewhat flakey on my system, however. I often have the problem of
>  fast forwarding causing the video to loop back to a previous point in
>  the recording, but only for the bttv recordings, not the pvr-250
>  recordings or pvr transcoded recordings. I've considered upgrading
>  to bttv 0.9.x, but I don't see how this particular problem with the
>  speed could be a bttv problem since it works fine in windows.
>  I'll try the "use video as timebase" option and see what happens. Are
>  there any other ideas?
>  Thanks, Bob

Bob, I get the same thing sometimes.  I've found if I fast forward or 
rewind it will fix itself.  I've used the video as timebase option and 
found that it warped the audio to where it was out of sync with the 
video.  But only by enough to be annoying.


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