[mythtv-users] DVD stutters inside MythTV but not, outside. Need help.

John Veness John.Veness.myth at pelago.org.uk
Sun Apr 27 20:46:01 UTC 2008

Allen Edwards wrote:
> Thanks for the reply I tried 8 DVDs and 2 played inside MythTV without 
> stuttering. The other 6 had this bad sound and jerky picture. One had 
> a menu problem where I could see the menu but not start the disk. That 
> is probably disk specific and I can report that but I think my main 
> problem is not disk specific except perhaps that it is worse on disks 
> with dolby sound or something like that. All played in gxine outside 
> mythtv ok. I tried to use gxine as the DVD player in Myth but it gave 
> errors about not finding some mupx or something. I cannot use 
> Mythbuntu 8.04 because the driver modules for my USB DTV module seems 
> unsupported in that they will not install. Allen 

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If by DTV you mean DVB, you could try installing the v4l-dvb stuff from 
http://www.linuxtv.org/ after upgrading Ubuntu, as that often fixes things.



John Veness, MythTV user, UK, DVB-T

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