nVidia 6200 HDTV out - high CPU usage (was Re: [mythtv-users]
TurboCache Video Cards)
tbdombrosky at gmail.com
Mon Jun 27 12:36:45 UTC 2005
On 6/27/05, David George <david at thegeorges.us> wrote:
> Tom Dombrosky wrote:
> >I had a lot of problems getting my 6200TC card to work. I ended up
> >selling it. I only tried up to the 7174 drivers though. The main
> >problem I had was extremely high cpu usage for the X process whenever
> >playing video.
> You were getting that back on 7174?. I just tried out a Leadtek Winfast
> A6200 THD (nice card, fanless, with component video out). I have only
> tried the 7667 driver so far, but when I try to play something (mplayer
> or myth) with the resolution set to 1080i X goes to near 100% CPU usage
> and I can't use the keyboard. I found that if I change to 480p output
> everything works fine. I can play DVDs or AVIs with mplayer with X
> going to 100% usage. I was planning on trying other driver revs to see
> if I could get it to work. Maybe someday...
Yeah, I got it on 7174. I ended up giving up and selling the card. I
was running at 1280x720 over the DVI output.
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