[mythtv-users] TV Out now works! But now I can't play a DVD :-(

Adrian Phillips adrianp at broadpark.no
Thu Mar 11 10:00:32 EST 2004

>>>>> "stan" == stan  <stanb at panix.com> writes:

    stan> ==========================================================================
    stan> vo: X11 running at 720x480 with depth 24 and 32 bpp (":0.0"
    stan> => local display) It seems there is no Xvideo support for
    stan> your video card available.  Run 'xvinfo' to verify its Xv
    stan> support, and read Xv section of DOCS/video.html !  See
    stan> 'mplayer -vo help' for other (non-xv) video out drivers. Try
    stan> -vo x11 Error opening/initializing the selected video_out
    stan> (-vo) device.

Well presumably the ivtv-fb doesn't support Xv. Try the commands
decribed in the error message :-

- xvinfo
- mplayer -vo x11 <file>

and see what happens,


Adrian Phillips

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