[vdr] anyone using Technotrend Premium S2300 (Rev 2.3) "modded"
seppo.ingalsuo at iki.fi
Sat Aug 26 16:25:40 CEST 2006
Simon Baxter wrote:
> Incidentally, is anyone out there using vdr-xine with HDTV? What kind of
> PC/hardware are you using? Any comments on quality etc??
Some DVB-S & MPEG-2 1080i demo channels still run on Sirius 5.0E. Works
quite well with xine xxmc and 720p DVI/HDMI output to a LCD TV. The
problem is that the HW deinterlacer in my FX5200 card is poor quality
with some jagged moving edges. High quality SW deinterlacers such as
GreedyH run only in "cheap" mode in my Sempron 3100+ CPU. Anyway cheap
mode quality is not that bad.
My first tests with Nvidia 6200 and new HW deinterlacer look quite
promising. I might also try 1080i mode with xxmc and deinterlacing in TV
(5200 is not capable to 1080i trough DVI).
There is also support for MPEG-4 decoding in 6xxx 7xxx series nvidia
cards but unfortunately not supported in Linux. Only MPEG-2 acceleration
I wish Klaus would upgrade some day to DVB-S2 and soft HDTV decoding :^)
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