[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] vdr-softdevice-0.1.3

Stefan Lucke stefan at lucke.in-berlin.de
Mon Sep 5 16:32:52 CEST 2005

Quoting jori.hamalainen at teliasonera.com:

> > Softdevice plugin enables vdr to run on your desktop with
> > so called budget cards. You'll get vdr output via framebuffer or X11-Xv or
> > DirectFB or vidix to your screen. Decoding is done via ffmpeg.
> Is this soon HDTV capable? There are commercial MPEG2 HDTV channels available, and last time I checked vdr-softdevice was unable
> to decode those.
> It decoded the stream (1920x1080) but displayed on screen something like 720x576 window of the original stream.

With xv-out you should add parameter: "-vo xv:max-area" .

> This might have changed but I haven't checked recent soft devices because release notes doesn't mention anything about fixing it.

Stefan Lucke

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