nVidia 6200 HDTV out - high CPU usage (was Re: [mythtv-users] TurboCache Video Cards)

Phill Edwards philledwards at gmail.com
Mon Jun 27 12:36:54 UTC 2005

> 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...

This could be the RenderAccel problem. Try turning it off in xorg.conf
and see if that fixes your problem.


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