[mythtv-users] 0.24+fixes - tearing, /dev/rtc permissions and getting openGL to work

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sat Feb 26 18:12:51 UTC 2011

On 02/26/2011 11:01 AM, Mike wrote:
> On 26 February 2011 10:50, Brian J. Murrell wrote:
>> On 11-02-26 10:47 AM, Mike wrote:
>>> Thanks for everyones help and commentary on what my hardware can
>>> achieve.
>> I just wish I could get mine to stop tearing as easily as you did.
> I've also tried to ensure I'm running 'good' NVIDIA drivers

And, TTBOMK, that is basically the approach you need to take to prevent 
tearing.  AFAIU, tearing has nothing to do with /dev/rtc timing versus 
usleep timing.  The video drivers prevent tearing, so you need good 
drivers and need to configure them correctly for your chosen video 
output method.


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