[mythtv-users] HDTV on SDTV purple bar right side

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Sat Mar 18 15:35:31 UTC 2006

On 3/18/06, Jim Beam <teething12 at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Hello all,
> I am stuck, after a marathon not I finally got my FusionHDTV5 USB working
> together with my PVR150.
> Unfortunately on playback or while watching live TV there is a 50-100 pixel
> solid purple bar on the right side of the screen (whether in mythtv, xine or
> mplayer). Playing back in MS Windows results in no bar.
> I've scoured the internet to no avail, a few posts but no fixes.
> I have an ATI 9250 with 256MB of RAM and Athlon 3000+ running Gentoo 2.6.15,
> xorg-x11-6.8.2, ati-drivers 8.23.7
> Is there anything I can do to find out or fix this problem?
> Thanks
> Lee
> This is my screen in Xorg , it is pretty straightforward:
> Section "Screen"
>    Identifier  "Screen0"
>    Device      "ATI Graphics Adapter"
>    Monitor     "Monitor0"
>    DefaultDepth 24
>    #Option "backingstore"
>    Subsection "Display"
>        Depth       24
>        Modes       "800x600"
>        ViewPort    0 0  # initial origin if mode is smaller than desktop
> #        Virtual     1280 1024
>    EndSubsection
> EndSection

Its an ATI issue, I don't think theres a solution for it other than to
get a different ATI or Nvidia card.


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