[mythtv-users] Mythbutu 11.04 -> 11.10 breaks Front end video

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Mon Jan 9 05:51:55 UTC 2012

On 01/08/2012 05:28 PM, R KANNAN wrote:
> After I resolved the issue with the X-Server and display manager. I am 
> having problems watching recorder programs and live TV on the machine.
> When I watch recorded programs or live TV , I get bad resolution and 
> wavy purple/green  vertical lines on the video. BTW, the exact same 
> videos can be watched fine from other devices on the network fine.
> I wonder something got screwed up with the frontend (and hopefully 
> only the frontend) when I upgraded from 11.04->11.10
> Any ideas on where I can look into?

mythfrontend, Utilities/Setup|Setup|TV Settings|Playback, 3rd screen...  
check your Playback Profile group.  You should probably be using Slim or 
any of the VDPAU ones.  My guess is that you're using CPU+.


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