[mythtv-users] Live tv gives blue screen, but videos work fine

Steve Peters - Priority Electronics steve at priorityelectronics.com
Tue Dec 9 19:14:08 UTC 2008

>>Hello, I have a laptop that I use for a mythfrontend. It has 
>an external
>lcd hooked up to it since 
>>the main lcd is broken.
>>I can't for the life of me get live tv to work. I have videos 
>set to play
>with mplayer, and that 
>>seems to be working, but live tv only shows a blue image. The 
>laptop is an
>IBM R50 with an ATI 
>>Radeon Mobility 7500 video card.
>OK, attached is the mythtv frontend playback log. This was 
>just hitting live
>tv (SD TV) for about a minute, then exiting. The lines I 
>thought were most
>important are:
>VideoOutputXv: Unreasonable refresh rate 247070Hz reported by X
>nVidiaVideoSync: Could not open device /dev/nvidia0, No such device or

Does anyone have any idea on this one?

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