[mythtv-users] How to choose the XV port for mythfrontend

Tino Keitel tino.keitel at gmx.de
Mon Dec 17 20:31:47 UTC 2007

On Mon, Dec 17, 2007 at 13:30:31 -0500, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 12/17/2007 07:04 AM, Tino Keitel wrote:
> > how can I choose the XV port that mythfrontend uses? The intel driver
> > supports Textured Video and Video Overlay. Mythfrontend chooses
> > Textured Video, maybe becuase it is the first in the list. However, as
> > I still have problems with tearing video, I'd like to try the Video
> > Overlay port. Can I do this without patching the source?
> Nope.  http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/changeset/14479 .

Thanks for the hint and for your explanation.

I think I'll just patch VideoOutputXv::GrabSuitableXvPort() a bit to
suit my needs.


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