[mythtv] mythtv-vid g450 directfb -- Some sucess!! - Update: Full sucess!!

Daniel Kristjansson danielk at cuymedia.net
Thu Aug 2 20:48:57 UTC 2007

On Thu, 2007-08-02 at 16:43 -0400, Peter Hartmann wrote:
> > I doubt that, but then I don't know which timeout you are
> > referring to..
> I just meant the "NVP: Timed out waiting for free video buffers."
> since i found some info for that message in the troubleshooting
> section.   One of the solutions was to comment out  "load  glx"  in
> the modules section of xorg.conf.   It worked!!  Whoohoo!!!   The
> video is totally smooth. Thanks all for your efforts with mythtv.
> FYI: The patch I sent before was made for/with checkout # 14097 of
> mythtv-vid.

Can you attach the patch to the mythtv-vid ticket? I'll take
a look at it...

I didn't realize you were using X11 and the DirectFB videoout.
I've tried this myself before and gotten some strange output,
though in my case the playback was smooth.

-- Daniel

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