[mythtv-users] XvMC output not working
michael.haan at gmail.com
Sat Jul 30 19:50:24 EDT 2005
On 7/30/05, Chad <masterclc at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 7/30/05, Dave <dbadia at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 7/30/05, Todd Ignasiak <ignasiak at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > I just got through rebuilding my system using Gentoo x86-64. In
> > > that new configuration, I began having XvMC problems.
> > >
> > > In my current config, XvMC will work if I run mythfrontend as root.
> > > So, I apparently have a permissions problem. You might give that a
> > > try.. I get the same error message you listed when I run as a normal
> > > user.
> > >
> > Well, I tried the 7667 drivers, and I tried running the frontend as
> > root, but I'm still getting the errors.
> > Seems strange that running as root works for you but not me, maybe I'm
> > missing something?
> > Thanks
> > Dave
> > _______________________________________________
> I was having quite the problem with this too. I am running High Def,
> so I really worked diligently to get this going. I have an AMD64
> 3200, and nvidia GF4 440MX
> I finally got it running with the latest drivers (7667). I did have
> to recompile myth a couple times while toying with different versions,
> myth builds against the installed version.
> Good Luck!
> mythtv-users mailing list
> mythtv-users at mythtv.org
For what it's worth, my experience is similar to Dave's. I've not yet
More information about the mythtv-users