[mythtv-users] to Beirdo re ticket #10336

Paul Gardiner lists at glidos.net
Mon Feb 20 11:49:30 UTC 2012

On 20/02/2012 11:28, Yianni Vidalis wrote:
>  > Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2012 11:15:05 +0000
>  > From: lists at glidos.net
>  > To: mythtv-users at mythtv.org
>  > Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] to Beirdo re ticket #10336
>  >
>  > My girlfriends MythTV system is based on 12.1. Seems to be working fine,
>  > although I'm not sure what painter I've set it up to use. Any test that
>  > I can do that might help? (I cannot give a fast turnaround, but might be
>  > able to help a bit.)
>  >
>  > Paul.
> You can try using the opposite of my override:
> I am using
> $ mythfrontend -O UIPainter=qt
> so please try
> $ mythfrontend -O UIPainter=opengl
> If the problem manifests itself, you'll get a black screen but the
> program is responsie, i.e. if you pres ESC the exit menu will "show". If
> you remember the sequence to exit e.g x times the up key and enter you
> will exit normally. Otherwise, you can always use the reliable ctrl+c
> combo in the terminal.
> Are you using nvidia drivers or nouveau (lsmod | grep nvidia should help)
> Thanks,
> Yianni.

I'm afraid it'll be Wednesday before I can try it, but I will then.
Definitely nvidia drivers, using VDPAU.

(Would have been able to try it before Wed, but I've lost ssh
access to the machine since she's had to swap to a ZyXel router
and I've yet to get port forwarding working).


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