[mythtv] decoder for DVD playback

Paul mylists at wilsononline.id.au
Wed Jul 9 23:36:49 UTC 2008

On 9/07/2008 7:57 PM, Paul wrote:
> I have had many problems watching non-comerical (home movie dvd) using 
> the myth internal player
> using the -v playback
> I see alot of these messages:
> 2008-07-05 16:16:54.106 NVP: Video is 3.043 frames behind audio (too 
> slow), dropping frame to catch up.
> Just looking at the nupplevideoPlayer source code I fiind the above  
> messages documented here
>           // If we are using software decoding, skip this frame altogether.
>             VERBOSE(VB_PLAYBACK, LOC + dbg + "*dropping frame to catch 
> up*.");
> This seems to imply I'm not using my Nvidia h/w decoding for this DVD , 
> is this right?
> I get good playback for other DVDs eg Star wars  and Digital TV SD and HDTV
> Paul

How do setup H/W decoding.. I originaly had this setup in MythTV 0.20 but with the new 
playback profiles it seems a bit more confusing..


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