[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] mythtv commit: r11013 - in trunk/mythtv by nigel

Nigel Pearson nigel at ind.tansu.com.au
Sat Sep 2 03:19:44 UTC 2006

> I've seen some commentary elsewhere on the 'net that Apples YUV420 ->
> YUV422 (and I guess by association the YUV420 -> RGB) conversion is
> poor. Experience here seems to indicate that it's more than poor.
> So why do we even have an option to invoke it ?

	I think we were hoping that Apple would eventually
provide hardware-assistance in QuickTime. But yes,
we could remove the option with little impact.

> Given that there are now Altivec and MMX routines


	I haven't tested on an old iMac or PowerBook
in a while, but I think QuickTime did it faster.

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