[mythtv-users] Poor H.264 1080p playback

Richard Shaw hobbes1069 at gmail.com
Fri Jan 4 16:14:46 UTC 2019

On Fri, Jan 4, 2019 at 10:07 AM Peter Bennett <pb.mythtv at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 1/4/19 10:47 AM, Richard Shaw wrote:
> H.264 recordings from Comcast seem to play back fine. It's only archived
> Blurays (which is why I assumed maybe it was a bitrate issue).
> Thanks
> Richard
> You did not mention what version of MythTV you are running. With V30
> (master) you can try the new AVSYNC2 in the playback advanced settings.
> Also run with -v playback and see if it is dropping frames or waiting for
> video buffers. Those messages will tell where the problem is. Waiting for
> video buffers means a decoding problem, dropping frames means a rendering
> problem.

Latest package from RPM Fusion (I'm one of the maintainers)

# mythfrontend --version
Please attach all output as a file in bug reports.
MythTV Version : v29.1-v29.1-39-g74fff5c285
MythTV Branch : fixes/29
Network Protocol : 91
Library API : 29.20180316-1
QT Version : 5.11.1
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