[mythtv-users] Proper Xorg configuration

Dag Nygren dag at newtech.fi
Sat Aug 20 09:27:56 UTC 2005

> On 8/19/05, Dag Nygren <dag at newtech.fi> wrote:
> > 
> > 
> > xvinfo do tell me that I have a screen0 with 1 port.
> > Is there a way of telling if MythTV is using xv ? Or do I have to
> > configure that somewhere?
> There's a configuration option on one of the screens that says "use
> Xv".  Appearance, maybe.  Just select it and restart the front end.

Cannot for my life find any such option. Could you be a bit more precise
on where to find it?

> I have an ATI 9200 SE and I'm running Xorg, and for some reason
> selecting the Xv option turns all of my people blue :(
> I used to have the same problem with xine and DVDs, but
> Option      "XaaNoOffscreenPixmaps"
> in my xorg.conf fixed it for xine (just not for mythtv).

Thanks for the advice, I will look into the different options.


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