[mythtv-users] Dual display? Standalone X Session + Frontend

Robert Johnston anaerin at gmail.com
Sun Sep 3 17:29:04 UTC 2006

On 9/3/06, Andrew Casper <andrew at andrewcasper.com> wrote:
> Just don't plan on using the TV out for a HD component feed - the
> Nvidia drives don't support XvMC on the TV out.

That's wrong. NVidia Drivers *DO* support XvMC over TV out, wether
it's composite, svideo or component. *BUT* the NVidia HARDWARE only
supports ONE XvMC Overlay, on the PRIMARY head. So, depending on how
you write your x config, you can have XvMC on the TV *OR* XvMC on the
DFP, but *NOT* *BOTH*.
Robert "Anaerin" Johnston

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