[mythtv-users] VDPAU Error: DISPLAY PRE-EMPTED. Aborting playback.

Tortise tortise at paradise.net.nz
Sun Jan 24 23:29:12 UTC 2010

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Christian Szpilfogel" <chrisznews4 at rogers.com>
To: "Discussion about mythtv" <mythtv-users at mythtv.org>
Sent: Monday, January 25, 2010 11:13 AM
Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] VDPAU Error: DISPLAY PRE-EMPTED. Aborting playback.

Tortise wrote:
>> Has anyone else seen this error and found a solution? It only seems to 
> happen on my Nvidia 8400GS with GPU G98 and 512MB; my 9300's have no 
> issue.
> What's your motherboard chipset and what sort of 8400 card?
>I assume you mean brand as the specs are above. The brand is Sparkle and 
it is the PCI variant. 

I expected it would be.

> Interesting question on chipset. It's a Gigabyte board with ICH4 and a P4.

Check out this thread particularly around this post.


The answer may lie in an NVIDIA VDPAU un-supported motherboard chipset.  Let us know.

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