[vdr] Re: Few basic VDR questions

CR oauk32v02 at sneakemail.com
Tue Feb 7 01:15:01 CET 2006


Hi all,

Thank you to everyone who responded to my questions.  I sincerely
appreciate it.

Torgeir Veimo wrote:

> > With VDR, can I utilize the TV-out built into my video card for
>
> Get the softdevice plugin; http://softdevice.berlios.de. It uses your
> gfx card for output. well.

>From the readme I see that softdevice supports both Xv and DirectFB.  Does
one work better than the other, or is that purely dependant on the video
chipset?  (my chipset is S3 Savage IX, 8 MByte for those wondering).

Thanks,
R.



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