[mythtv-users] OT: Framebuffer

Steve swilton at fusemail.com
Tue Jan 13 17:42:40 EST 2004

On Tue, 2004-01-13 at 17:29, Stuart Felenstein wrote:
> I apologize for posting this here, but it's related to Myth as the my
> efforts are for Mythtv.
> Question:
> I've enabled fb support in the kernel. I have the vesa driver built in
> and the (cle266-for Via) DirectFB driver as a module for overlays.
> Do I still need to install DirectFB to make everything fully
> functional ?  I want to experiement with both Myth and my pvr350 using
> framebuffer.  Just a bit unsure of what I need.

Do you want to use the pvr350 output or the onboard video?

pvr350: no directFB req'd

onboard: directfb only if you want to try the experimental directfb
output (only makes sense if you want to use qt-embedded instead of
qt-x11, really)


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