[mythtv-users] Xine choppy video

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Mon Jun 20 02:10:36 UTC 2005

Deon Bredenhann wrote:

>I'm rather new to the whole MythTV thing (This past week I installed and
>played), and love it so far.
>At the moment I'm only looking in to play, not recording.
>Music, Video and Photo is working fine.
>Now playing DVD's is the problem. When I try Xine, I get a lot of frame
>loss, but the same DVD plays video fine in mplayer.
>Already checked DMA and lots of Google pages later, still no answer.
>How come mplayer plays it OK, but it seems like Xine is struggling.
>I check CPU usage and it is running below 50% ??
>My Setup
>Jarods install on FC3
>2.4GHz proc
>512 Mb RAM
>Hauppauge PVR350 running X on the 350's output.
>Any help will be appreciated.
>I'm going slightly mad.
Use John Harvey's ivtvdev X driver to get Xv support.  Search the list 
for more info.


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