[vdr] HDTV w/ FF card

Torgeir Veimo torgeir at pobox.com
Thu Apr 21 15:35:05 CEST 2005

On Thu, 2005-04-21 at 15:06 +0200, Nicolas Huillard wrote:
> The CLE266 on the Via EPIA motherboards goes in the right way. The
> next 
> chipset CN400 adds MPEG4 decoding. The open-source MPEG2 driver is
> quite 
> usable. Output is VGA (not DVI), but composite/s-video output is crap 
> (but who cares, if the goal is HDTV). Certainly does not handle HDTV, 
> but the newer could do that.

Let's hope that David Airlie manages to get around implementing open
source XvMC support for radeons. That would bring cpu usage for hdtv
playback down a bit.


Torgeir Veimo <torgeir at pobox.com>

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