[mythtv-users] S-video/nvidia problems

Yan Seiner yan at seiner.com
Wed Jul 28 19:36:48 UTC 2010

On Wed, July 28, 2010 6:19 pm, Jessica Perry Hekman wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 28, 2010 at 09:34:21AM -0700, Clay wrote:
>> Once the TV was up did you plug the LCD back in? It's ok to hot swap
>> monitors...
> Thanks for all the suggestions!
> I did try plugging the LCD back in, actually, but the monitor insisted
> that it had no signal when I did. So far as I can tell, my video card
> really wants to output to one or the other. I can't figure out how to
> tell it to output to both.

OK, try the nouveau driver, the xorg nvidia driver.  It may run both, and
it definitely provides better logging than nvidia.

I know this won't do much for you for myth, but it might help you get to
the reason why it's only doing one or the other.

Also, try upgrading to the latest xorg and latest nvidia driver.


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