[vdr] xineliboutput not working
lamikr at pilppa.org
Wed Nov 5 00:34:15 CET 2008
>> On Sunday 02 November 2008 12:46:16 Artem Makhutov wrote:
>>> On Sat, Nov 01, 2008 at 05:48:07PM +0100, horchi wrote:
>>>> i like to use the actual vdr 1.7.1 with the xineliboutput plugin. I don't
>>>> need h264 or any HDTV this time.
>>>> Has anybody vdr 1.7.1 with xineliboutput running properly?
>>> No, xineliboutput does not work for me too with 1.7.1. It worked fine
>>> with 1.7.0.
>>> Regards, Artem
> Well, I have vdr 1.7.0 + h264 patch + s2api patch + cvs xineliboutput
> + hg xine-lib 1.2 + svn ffmpeg + s2 api drivers v4l-dvb and
> xineliboutput is _NOT_ working fine. It segfaults upon startup. Every
> time, no matter the parameters I pass during startup.
> Even vdr-xine experinces the same problems (jittered image but sound
> ok) but no segfaults on startup. Only during play live stream :(
> It seems it has problems with OSD and overlay Xv on ATI 1250 Express
> but and this a big but :) it also has the same behavior with a Geforce
> 6600GT that I have laying around.
Is it happening for you both with S and S2 channels?
Many people including me have noticed corrupted image problems with
xineliboutput with commercial ATI drivers. (I tested myself last time
about 2 months ago)
A workaround was to switch to console ctrl+alt+1 and then back to X with
To get things really workign without problems I switched to radeonhd
I have myself using vdr 1.6.0 as I had problems to get dvb-t channels to
work with S2API patched vdr-1.7.0 and have only tested S2 from command
line with a combination of following:
2) ./szap-s2 -a 1 -S 2 -c channels.conf artehd
3) dvbstream -c 1 8192 -o > test3.mpg
4) vlc test3.mpg
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