[mythtv-users] Chaintech 7NIF2

Steve Frank steve.frank at bevcore.com
Thu Oct 7 13:17:59 UTC 2004

mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org wrote:
> On Mon, 4 Oct 2004 23:54:27 -0400, Tim Sailer <tps at buoy.com> wrote:
>> If anyone has one of these beasties running both SVGA and SVIDEO,
>> could you *please* post your XF86Config-4 file? I'm pulling out
>> what's left of my hair. I finally have the X log file showing that
>> it's configuring the TV-0 (using the TwinView "Clone"), but nothing
>> shows up, either SVideo or Composite. If I understand right, nothing
>> should have to be done to enable the TV part, right?
> Running both via TwinView is a bad idea.  The playback
> quality on your TV will suffer a LOT because the playback
> will be synced to the VGA head not the TV out head.

I agree with Donavan. My biggest issue with Twinview was when a visible
tearing on some video due to the timing issues.  I recommend you get it
set up with one or the other and leave it.

I pretty much set it up exactly as Jarod's guide says.


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