[mythtv-users] So close I can taste it ...

James Orr james at orrwhat.net
Thu Apr 15 16:04:35 EDT 2004

On Thu, 2004-04-15 at 14:17, James Orr wrote:
> Anyway, using ffmpeg I can record a beautiful looking picture.  Problem
> is, when I start using mythfrontend the colors go strange and the
> picture moves across the screen from right to left.  Sound does come
> through OK though.
> If I use ffmpeg after using mythfrontend I see the same results there,
> though not in mplayer or xawtv.  The only way to get ffmpeg to look good
> again that I know of is to remove the rivatv module and then load it
> again.

OK, last update was premature.  The sound thing was a red herring. 
Turns out it works OK the first time I try to use ffmpeg, the second
time, regardless of whether there is sound or not will turn out with the
odd colors and the picture moving across the screen.

It never looks OK with mythtv.  Always has the odd colors and the moving

James Orr <james at orrwhat.net>

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