[mythtv-users] Video Card Recommendation

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Wed Aug 13 15:21:25 UTC 2008

On Aug 13, 2008, at 6:30 AM, Nick Bright wrote:

> I followed the instructions at
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/index.php/XvMC#Configuring_xorg.conf
> according to
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/index.php/XvMC#Checking_your_installation
> it's enabled, but to be honest I don't know any other way of checking.
> Maybe I'm using xvmc-opengl? TBH I don't know.

Check your frontend log as you try to play a video. It will tell you  
if you're using xvmc or not. You clearly have xvmc installed and  
working, but you won't be using it unless you set your playback  
profile to use it.


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