[mythtv-users] OpenGL and Menus

Chris Everest chriseverest at gmail.com
Sat Jan 6 19:06:42 UTC 2007

On 1/6/07, bjwhite at columbus.rr.com <bjwhite at columbus.rr.com> wrote:
> Can someone help?
> Since 0.20's release of OpenGL menus, I haven't been able to have them
> enabled because when I bring up the front end, the menus fade in and
> then disappear completely (theme background still there.)   I can
> navigate the menus, but can't see the text after the initial draw
> animations.   I have tried many themes, so I don't think the problem is
> specific to themes.
> This has not been a major concern cuz I figured it was something that
> would just work itself out via updates to drivers and Myth.   Anyway, I
> thought I'd ask for any expert advice.
> Direct Rendering IS enabled and I have other OpenGL programs that run
> just fine, including Xscreensaver OpenGL photo slideshow.
> NVIDIA 5500 card
> Lastest NVIDIA Drivers
> AMD 64 machine running custom kernel from kernel.org -- 2.19.1
> Fedora Core 4 base installed 1.5 years ago and kept current with Yum

I just noticed that I am also running FC4...  (with plans to upgrade to FC6
since yum support was discontinued last month).  I also have an FC5 box
running a separate frontend without the same OpenGL issue.  Anyone else have
a problem with the FC4 display?  If my rebuild of FC6 helps, I will notify
the list.

Chris Everest
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://mythtv.org/pipermail/mythtv-users/attachments/20070106/af5aa130/attachment.htm 

More information about the mythtv-users mailing list