[mythtv-users] Noticeable pixelation during playback since moving to 0.22?

Damian Haslam damian at dickson.st
Tue Nov 17 10:23:15 UTC 2009

On 17/11/2009, at 8:26 PM, Damian Haslam wrote:
> Hi all,
> I upgraded to 0.22 over the weekend and watching some old recordings, I've noticed there's a definite pixelation going on, as though the video has been upscaled and the original was a much lower resolution (say 640x480?)
Forgot to mention - same thing happens with Live TV too (and new recordings).

> Even the HD recordings have a noticeable pixelation.
> So, just wondering if there was some kind of setting that I missed somewhere? I'm fairly sure I've checked everything pretty closely, but nothing is jumping out at me.
> The kit I'm running on:
> frontend: Mac Mini 2.0GHz running Snow Leopard w/ 4Gb RAM + David Snider's build for OSX 0-22-fixes-20091107_Rev.22764 (thanks David!!)
> backend: Intel(R) Celeron(R) CPU 2.66GHz, 2Gb RAM
(running Ubuntu 9.10)

> tuners: 2 x HDHomeRun (Australian edition)
> I had no issues with 0.21 at all and watching the feed directly from the HDHomeRuns (with VLC) shows a nice clean feed.
> Any help/advice anyone can offer will be greatly appreciated!

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