AW: [vdr] Xineliboutput with DirectFB

Jaakko Kyro jkyro at
Wed Nov 8 19:02:42 CET 2006

On Wednesday 08 November 2006 15:18, Tony Houghton wrote:
> In <200611080859.33540.jkyro at>, Jaakko Kyro wrote:
> > On Thursday 02 November 2006 21:44, Tony Houghton wrote:
> > > Another good reason to use xineliboutput instead of softdevice is that
> > > xine is much better at A/V sync than softdevice IME.
> >
> > I got interested in this and tried things out. Neither xine nor
> > xineliboutput plugins are working. The df_xine works, but I can't find
> > the xine plugin pipes anywhere. Coudn't find a way to turn up verbosity
> > as to see where it fails either.
> This is how I run it:
> df_xine -a 5:4 -l 0 -s -f top vdr:/tmp/vdr-xine/stream#demux:mpeg_pes

The problem is that the /tmp/vdr-xine/stream doesn't exist here. Actually, 
this being a Gentoo system it should appear in 
but they don't. :( 
I get no clue from the log output either.


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