[vdr] S2-3200 & vdr needed material ?

Niels Wagenaar n.wagenaar at xs4all.nl
Sun Jan 11 13:48:33 CET 2009


Op Zo, 11 januari, 2009 11:05, schreef Pierre-Yves Paranthoën:
> Hi Guys,
>
> Thanks for your help, it worked !
>
> I'm running vdr-1.7.0 with :
>
> -- SNIP --
>
> - and xineliboutput-1.0.3 plugin
>
> This last one causes me some pb. It looses frames. Is there a particuliar
> version or patch to use as it is outputing in log :
>
> video_out: throwing away image with pts 3640842 because it's too old
> (diff : 116836).
>

You might want to try the vdr-xine (or xine) plugin or use xine for
playback instead of vdr-sxfe. In my case, the vdr-sxfe application is
rather unstable, has more problems with HDTV streams and it crashes
frequently. Xine however, is very stable.

In my case, I use the vdr-xine plugin and start Xine the following way:

/usr/bin/xine -V xv -f -D --post vdr_video --post vdr_audio --post
upmix_mono --post vdr --verbose=2  vdr:/tmp/vdr-xine/stream#demux:mpeg_pes

Make sure you edit $HOME/.xine/config and edit the following items:

video.processing.ffmpeg_choose_speed_over_accuracy:1
video.processing.ffmpeg_pp_quality:0
video.processing.ffmpeg_skip_loop_filter:all
video.processing.ffmpeg_thread_count:4

The thread_count should be the number of CPU's you have (in my case it's
four). With the above startup line and the settings in the config file,
I'm able to watch 1080i HDTV streams with any problems on a Intel(R)
Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q6600 @ 2.40GHz with a Geforce 7160 IGP (using the
180.22 nvidia drivers).

>
> Kindest regards from a really pleased vdr user !
>

Your welcome! :)

> Pierre

Regards,

Niels Wagenaar





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