[mythtv-users] Bad playback from 5200

Tom Lichti tom at redpepperracing.com
Wed Oct 25 18:18:08 UTC 2006

Mache Creeger wrote:
> I had the same problem.  The concept is called tearing and shows up as 
> blockiness during fast pans across the screen.  Some of my efforts are 
> documented on this listserv. 
> While the VGA picture was always flawless, I was never able to solve the 
> svideo problem and ultimately purchased a VGA to TV adapter.  That gave 
> me a much better NTSC picture.  I would be interested if you are able to 
> solve the svideo problem.  Otherwise, the only way to go forward is to 
> work directly with VGA out. 
> -- Mache Creeger

It sounds to me like he just needs to turn on de-interlacing. Would be a 
lot easier...


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