[vdr] softdevice with menu&audio but no video

Darren Wilkinson chipsugar at chipsugar.plus.com
Fri Jun 29 19:54:27 CEST 2007


>>>>>> The problem
>>>>>> is that although I can hear the channel playing and I can see and use
>>>>>> the vdr menus using softdevice I can't view the actual program wether or
>>>>>> not it's live or recorded.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>             
>>>>> Ae you using Xv output? It's prob the wrong colour key used for the
>>>>> overlay. Search the softdevice devel for a fix.
>>>>>
>>>>> --Torgeir Veimo
>>>>> torgeir at pobox.co
>> I'm using nvidiafb with a GF 6600.
>>     
>
> 6600 ... I think that was the series, where they (nvidia) dropped
> the overlay unit. When I remind this correct, from this series on only
> the blitter can be used. So it _could_ be, that when selecting YUY2 as
> output pixel format _and_ setting "Use StretchBlit" to yes, video is shown.
> But this depends on DirectFB's driver capabilities too.
>
>   
Bingo! Video at last. It now introductes an audio stutter and some weird 
menu colours but as my target system won't have that card (it's a modded 
xbox which I'll get a usb1 tv-stick for) it doesn't bother me.
>> However normal framebuffer is also
>> showing menus but no video. Also shouldn't colourspace errors mean I get
>> no menus either?
>>     
>
> Menus are drawn directly to framebuffer in RGB.
>
> Stefan Lucke



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