[mythtv-users] mplayer great, mythtv bad
Michael R. Hines
michael at hinespot.net
Mon Jul 26 22:23:53 UTC 2010
Sorry, about that. I recently subscribed, and the initial post never
showed up.....for like a day.
So, I re-sent. I just got back home and hope to try some of these
suggestions as soon as I get back to the computer....
> On 26/07/10 22:37, malcolm wrote:
>> On 24/07/10 06:27, Michael R. Hines wrote:
>>> So, I successfully did the following:
>>> bash$ scan /usr/share/dvb/atsc/us-NTSC-center-frequencies-8VSB | tee
>>> bash$ mplayer dvb://NJN-1 # this is my local PBS station
>>> The output of mplayer is fantastic. Nice signal. Smooth audio/video
>>> But when I play it back in mythtv, it's choppy with lots of beeping
>>> noises in the audio. The output on my external TV tuner is also very
>>> good, but for some reason, myth just isn't playing it back as
>>> "nicely" as mplayer.
>>> Any reason for this? How could I track this problem down?
>>> - Michael R. Hines
>>> mythtv-users mailing list
>>> mythtv-users at mythtv.org
>> if i recall correctly all recent version of mythtv have a separate
>> internal player and don't use mplayer by default.
>> It sounds like your set-up performs better using mplayer.
>> I've no idea how to change the default player in mythtv but its worth
>> investigating to fix your problem.
> ok, i missed the re-posting of this topic .. see thread "mplayer
> digital vs. mythtv digital "
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