[vdr] No picture with Hauppauge Nexus-CA

Sami Taipale sami.taipale at gmail.com
Wed Mar 16 19:16:59 CET 2005

On Wed, 16 Mar 2005 20:00:57 +0200, Anssi Hannula
<anssi.hannula at gmail.com> wrote:
> Sami Taipale wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I can't seem to get a picture out from vdr. I tried with mplayer
> > plugin and it doesn't even open the mplayer window. Also tried with a
> > video cable from the dvb-card's output. That gives me the vdr osd but
> > no tv picture.
> >
> Mplayer plugin is for playing non-mpeg2-files (e.g. xvid) content to the
> FF DVB card output.
> What you are looking for is most probably xine or softdevice plugin.

So mplayer plugin works the other way around.. :-)

Thanks for the advice. Softdevice plugin seemed promising. I'll have
to check that out tomorrow.


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