[vdr] softdevice & nvidia overlay issues

Herbert Poetzl herbert at 13thfloor.at
Mon Jun 26 15:17:21 CEST 2006


On Mon, Jun 26, 2006 at 04:28:26AM -0700, CR wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I'm using VDR 1.4.0-2, softdevice cvs 2006-5-30, nVidia 6200TC
> video card, nVidia binary driver 8762, Xorg 6.8.1, TV-out (NTSC) @
> 800x600x24bpp, GCC 4.1.1 .
>
> For OSD, if I use "psuedo", in full-screen mode, the entire OSD
> "blinks" when there is video and the OSD is not usable. If I use
> "software" for OSD setting, then OSD looks OK but when overlayed over
> video, OSD colors are all wrong.
>
> Has anyone else experienced anything like this?

yep, similar here, will investigate next week ...

(btw: colors look like YUV in RGB space to me :)

best,
Herbert

> I've seen similar behavior on a TNT2 using the opensource "nv" driver,
> and other bizarre problems using ATI cards (both opensource and ATI
> proprietary drive), so I think something in softdevice OSD code is
> incorrect.
>
> Using mplayer,xine/xine-ui, videos/DVDs play fine and overlay always
> works correctly.
> 
> Thanks,
> CR.
> 
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