[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #3466: [13435] breaks the Guide video on some setups

Simon Kenyon simon at koala.ie
Tue May 29 15:23:27 UTC 2007

MythTV wrote:
> #3466: [13435] breaks the Guide video on some setups
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>  Reporter:  stuartm  |        Owner:  danielk
>      Type:  defect   |       Status:  new    
>  Priority:  minor    |    Milestone:  unknown
> Component:  mythtv   |      Version:  head   
>  Severity:  medium   |   Resolution:         
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> Comment(by danielk):
>  It looks like both of you are using pre-6xxx nvidia cards and you don't
>  tell the drivers to use the 3D hardware for drawing in the xorg.conf. This
>  means you are probably using the dedicated XVideo overlay hardware.
>  This is useful. I probably just need to replace the "Loading Preview
>  Video" with something drawn in the current chromakey to get these cards to
>  work. You can verify this by setting the xterm background color to the
>  chromakey color and placing it over the video preview section of the
>  guide.
i am using the xorg ati driver on my laptop and it is broken.
i am using the closed source nvidia driver on another backend and it works.

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