[mythtv] Ticket # 1043: Internal DVD Menu Support
John P Poet
jppoet at gmail.com
Thu Feb 2 16:48:54 UTC 2006
On 2/2/06, Joseph A. Caputo <jcaputo1 at comcast.net> wrote:
> On Wednesday 01 February 2006 21:30, John P Poet wrote:
> > On 2/1/06, stanley kamithi <skamithi at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Hello John,
> > >
> > > Try the latest patch. See if the CPU utilization issue reduced
> > > enough for you to manipulate the buttons. It reduced for me , to
> > > navigate the menu, on the star trek dvd that had a similiar
> > > problem.
> > >
> > > You may still see the "AddAudioData():p1: Audio buffer overflow,
> > > audio data lost!" messages,CPU is about 40% cause of that on my
> > > system (Pentium3), (i think).
> > >
> > > I'm not sure how to completely solve this issue. The problem is
> > > that in a dvd cell , it is streaming, the timecode for the video
> > > frames doesn't change, but the audio timecode does ...not sure how
> > > to make this work right.
> > Your latest patch is an improvement. Now when I try and play
> > "Pirates of the Caribbean", hard drive activity is 1 second on
> > followed by 2 seconds off, repeat. Still will not play the movie,
> > but at least now I can get control back and actually kill
> > mythfrontend, instead of hard-resetting the machine. Before I killed
> > the mythfrontend, I noticed it was at 99% CPU usage.
> > I popped in Star Trek Insurrection, and it played just fine.
> > Something about Pirates causes it to go nuts, however.
> > I have not tried it yet, but I am curious if this can be used to play
> > ISO files?
> I don't know if this is part of the issue, but isn't "Pirates" a Disney
> movie? I know that Disney DVDs are notoriously problematic when it
> comes to PC-based (and especially Linux-based) DVD tools. Probably not
> the best DVD to test with; the problems may very well be in libdvdread,
> libdvdcss or libdvdmenu. You might want to scan the lists for thoses
> projects and see if they're having the same issues with that disc (or
> other Disney titles).
Yup, it is Disney. However, Xine plays it just fine.
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