[mythtv-users] Re: nvidia fx5200 help please badly needed

Brandon Beattie brandon+myth at linuxis.us
Tue Dec 28 21:14:05 UTC 2004

On Tue, Dec 28, 2004 at 01:09:06PM -0600, Neil wrote:
> >Kevin Kuphal writes:
> >Short answer, no.  The long answer is that you can compile MythTV with 
> >support for XvMC which does MPEG-2 acceleration with the FX5200.  It has 
> >it's share of issues working with MythTV and I would consider it 
> >experimental but it promises to do the same thing that the PVR-350 is 
> >doing for you in accelerating the output. 
> >
> Thanks Kevin. Ok, so for now, I should not worry about. Then, what I really 
> need to do is go for the PVR-250 + Nvidia FX5200 card. Are the issues very 
> annoying? 
> Thanks. 
> Neil

For non-HD, there really aren't any issues.  Some seeking in HD material
is causing problems, but that's all that I have seen lately.


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