[mythtv-users] GL problem in Mythfrontend after Firefox/ BBC iPlayer crash
J.Pilk at tesco.net
Thu Jul 9 06:14:51 UTC 2009
Matt Beadon wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 8, 2009 at 7:04 AM, John Pilkington <J.Pilk at tesco.net
> <mailto:J.Pilk at tesco.net>> wrote:
> Using another Mythbox as a guide I was able to step through the
> menus to select Qt instead of Open GL. Reselecting OpenGL produced a
> usable system again, but I'll probably use Qt until the other
> problems are resolved.
> Have other people had success with the BBC/Adobe systems on a 64-bit
> system (mine is FC10 with Yeechang's modified 0.21 fixes), and, more
> urgently, can anyone suggest a less cumbersome way of recovering
> from the QGL 'invalid context'? Changing the OpenGL Settings in the
> nVidia utility didn't help.
> Regarding your qt/opengl issues: I had similar problems with menus
> following a system crash (caused by HVR-2250).
> Try launching frontend with "mythfrontend -O ThemePainter=qt ..." to
> force qt if your menus disappear. See this thread for more details:
Of course!! - I've used the -O switch before - and I should have
searched before posting. Thanks anyway :-)
> AFAIK there's not much benefit to using opengl until 0.22.
> As for the rest I'm afraid I can't help.
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