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

Ivor Hewitt ivor at ivor.org
Wed Dec 29 18:50:46 UTC 2004

On Wednesday 29 Dec 2004 16:15, Isaac Richards wrote:
> On Wednesday 29 December 2004 10:40 am, Brandon Beattie wrote:
> >
> > For the past, oh 4 months.  Maybe it's just the blue theme, and yes I'm
> > 100% sure I'm using XvMC.  If I remember right, the limitation was two
> > colors.  My OSD is either white and blue or yellow and blue, but I'll
> > have to check.  I've disabled it for the last month to stop the frontend
> > crashing when I seek in HD streams.  (The other option was to hit esc
> > before the OSD tried to fade out, as that appears to be what causes the
> > video buffers in the nvidia cards to get filled and not release for more
> > frames to be drawn.
> If you have a color osd, you are _NOT_ using XvMC, unless you've applied
> Ivor Hewitt's work in progress patch.
Indeed, it will give you colour osd on NVidia XvMC but its very much "work in 
progress" and only tested on epia xvmc and probably only used by me at the 
moment. :-)

Ivor Hewitt.
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