[vdr] VDR Softdevice XV and TV-out

Stile stile93 at gmail.com
Sat Oct 15 14:21:03 CEST 2005


It's not a true multiple display setup. This is a xinerama type setup using
twinview. It is possible to do this with Xine-ui.

On 10/15/05, Stefan Lucke <stefan at lucke.in-berlin.de> wrote:
>
> On Samstag, 15. Oktober 2005 02:19, Stile wrote:
> > I'm using VDR 1.3.34 with a VP1020 budget card on a machine with and
> Nvidia
> > GF 5500 video card. I am using softdevice for a decoder. I currently
> have X
> > configured for dual display with the VGA being screen 1 and the TV out
> being
> > screen 2 using Nvidia's twinview. VDR and Softdevice are working well.
> >
> > My problem is in trying to view the display full screen on the TV-out.
> If I
> > full screen the display it always goes to screen 1 which is VGA. The
> only
> > way to view it on the TV-out is in a maximized window. I can't start it
> that
> > way and I have to drag the window and maximize every time I start VDR.
> Does
> > anyone know of a way around this?
>
> Is that a true 2 screen setup ? That is: on screen 1 your DISPLAY variable
> is :0.0 and on screen 2 it is :0.1 .
> Or is it more Xienerama setup ?
>
> I did a test with my matrox. When I set DISPLAY to :0.1 , vdr softdevice
> was shown on the other screen but no video :-( , when toggleing
> fullscreen the window stayed on that screen. With DISPLAY :0.0 I got
> video, and fullscreen toggle works as expected (fullscreen on :0.0).
>
>
> --
> Stefan Lucke
>
>
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