[mythtv-users] Reliability problems when switching to view live tv

Todd Ignasiak ignasiak at gmail.com
Sat Jul 16 04:11:45 EDT 2005

Thanks for the response.   I tried adding that line to my xorg.conf,
but I still get the video problems.

I can always open the ringbuf file with vlc.  So, I know the data is
there, and VLC can reliably open the video output.     It seems like a
communications problem between the frontend and backend.

On 7/15/05, Kim Wall <kim at ductilebiscuit.net> wrote:
> Todd Ignasiak wrote:
> > But, I have probably a 20% success rate in actually viewing live TV.
> > Most of the time, I only get a blank screen and have to kill
> > mythfrontend to get out of it.
> I believe this may be an issue with the nvidia driver...  I found that
> adding:
> Option "RenderAccel" "off"
> to the device section of the XF68Config seemed to cure it.
> kim.
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