[mythtv-users] Strange graphic corruption at top of screen.

Mike Dent mcdent at gmail.com
Tue Dec 22 21:42:04 UTC 2009

2009/12/22 Frank Merrill <fmerrill1 at gmail.com>:
> On Tue, Dec 22, 2009 at 1:05 PM, Mike Dent <mcdent at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Not sure how to describe this, here goes!
>> On all playback screens, including recorded, live, videos etc I see a
>> band across the top edge of my TV, maybe half an inch high.
>> You don't notice the band unless you look carefully, its almost like
>> the top half inch strip, right across has been shifted a few pixels to
>> one side.
>> It's more noticeable when something moves on the screen which crosses
>> in to this band.
>> There, that's the best I can do :)
>> I'm running 0.22 on a Acer Revo front end with VDPAU enabled.
> Is this maybe a compositing issue?
> Have you tried adding this in your /etc/X11/xorg.conf:
> Section "Extensions"
>    Option         "Composite" "Disable"
> EndSection
> Frank

Excellent Frank! That has sorted it.
It wasn't a big problem but as I knew it was there my eyes were always
drawn to it!

Thanks for your help,

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