[mythtv-users] "Split screen" with live-tv or replay recording

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Sun Jan 29 21:26:00 UTC 2012

On 1/29/2012 15:56, Jogchum Reitsma wrote:
> Op 29-01-12 21:20, Raymond Wagner schreef:
>> On 1/29/2012 15:17, Jogchum Reitsma wrote:
>>> Since my upgrade from OpenSuse 11.4 to 12.1 mythtv doesn' t play
>>> recordings or live-tv correctly. It compresses the height of the image,
>>> and displays it twice above each other, with some black between it.
>>> Full-screen or not doesn' t make a difference in this behavior.
>> Sounds like the 'bob' deinterlacer, in combination with faulty ATI
>> graphics drivers.
> Has this deinterlacer seen changes between opensuse 11.4 and 12.1? Is it
> part of the mythtv-program itself (you can smell my ignorance here...)

There is a well known issue in MythTV when using an ATI/AMD graphics 
card, and a playback profile that specifies the 'bob' deinterlace 
filter.  The solution is to alter your playback profile to use something 
other than 'bob'.

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