[vdr] blank screen with xv softdevice on NVIDIA 6150

Darren Wilkinson chipsugar at chipsugar.plus.com
Thu Oct 25 00:13:26 CEST 2007

Darren Wilkinson wrote:
> Recent Nvidia cards haven't been a good choice for softdevice. IIRC it's 
> because nvidia dropped some overlay features in the last few years. When 
> I was trying to get softdevice to work with directfb on my geforce 6600 
> I had to alter the alphablend (like you've been told), the stretchblit 
> and the pixelformat settings. I can't remember what they changed to though.

Select YUY2 as the pixel format and select Use StrectBlit. You'll now 
get video.

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