[mythtv-users] Request for help making live TV useable

Bob Shanteau rmshant at gmail.com
Sat Apr 23 15:21:17 UTC 2011

On 04/23/2011 07:49 AM, Mark Lord wrote:
> On 11-04-23 10:36 AM, Bob Shanteau wrote:
>> On "Playback Profiles (3/8)" I see nowhere to "click on a profile". I see buttons to "Add New" and "Delete" a profile, and a button to "Edit" a "Match criteria", but none of those buttons take me to a page with "Custom Filters".
> If you select "Edit", you should get a new screen with "Match criteria" at the top, and "OSD fade" at bottom right.  Select "Next" again from this screen to get page-2.  This second screen has "Primary deinterlacer", "Fallback deinterlacer", and "Custom filters".

Found it! Finally. That page on which I was relying in the MythTV Wiki 
needs work. How do I help?

>> How do you know when you've set the "right" value?
> Downside is you run out of video card memory, and things stop working. Also, I notice playback on my GT240 starts getting jerky if I set it too high (like, "50").  Not sure why, but it might have something to do with RAM caches on the card or on the motherboard.  (?)

"Normal VDPAU" has 2 match criteria, so I set "vdpaubuffersize=50" on 
each, and everything looked OK during a quick check of an old episode of 
60 Minutes in HDTV.

Bob Shanteau

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