[vdr] OT: Best DVI Video Card for Xine

Torgeir Veimo torgeir at pobox.com
Thu Feb 24 18:10:51 CET 2005

On Thu, 2005-02-24 at 17:06 +0000, Morfsta wrote:
> Very interesting thread, there looks like a lot of interest in this.
> Here's an update on my original post.
> I've got the Pioneer! Very nice it is too.  I've bought a DVI->HDMI cable 
> which works with my NVidia GeForce 4 MX440, but getting the X output right 
> isn't happening.
> Playing round with refresh rates and scanlines from googling the net
> results in the TV displaying the picture but at strange states such as
> 1125i and 765p (this is what the TV displays on screen) - I can never seem
> to get standard 1080i or 720p - anyone know why? 

According to information on avsforum.com, noone have ever been able to
get 1080i running over DVI with nvidia cards. 720p should be doable
though. Go to that site and search for keywords such as dvi, 720p and

Torgeir Veimo <torgeir at pobox.com>

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