[mythtv-users] DirectFB error crashes mythfrontend

Ian Truelsen ian.truelsen at gmail.com
Sat Dec 4 16:33:37 UTC 2004

On Sat, 4 Dec 2004 10:44:25 -0500 (EST)
Jarrod Gray <grayjk at cs.rose-hulman.edu> wrote:

> I get a similar but not exactly the same error if I go into the
> Setup\TV Settings\Playback menu and turn off the PVR350 hardware
> decoding for watching recordings. So assuming you have a PVR350 if you
> turn on the hardware decoding in Setup, you may not have any more
> problems.
No PVR350, just an old ATI TV Wonder. 

> There seem to be very few of us using DirectFB so this is probably not
> mentioned in the "Installing and using MythTV" documentation.
I am trying to track down the proper permissions through other means. If
and when I find out, I will post the results in hopes of helping out
those that follow. Maybe it can be included in future versions of the

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