[mythtv-users] Re: Jitter and artifacts
myth at jobless.ca
Fri Jun 25 15:27:17 EDT 2004
> On Fri, Jun 25, 2004 at 11:48:45AM -0400, Isaac Richards wrote:
> > On Friday 25 June 2004 11:18 am, Joel Anderson wrote:
> > > I'm still reading it. ;)
> > >
> > > I see the same flickering artifact of what looks like parts of the
> > > frame in my recorded programs. Not sure about live tv, I don't use it
> > > ATM. I see this playing back in Myth and also with WMP via MythWeb on
> > > WinXP box, so It would seem to be an ivtv driver issue on the capture
> > > I'm using a PVR-250 on a PII-350 for my backend, running 0.15.1 on FC1
> > > everything updated from Axel's rpms.
> > It is indeed a longstanding driver/firmware bug.
> It _could_ be fixed in one of the experimental (read: blow away your
> capture card ;) ivtv rpms at http://atrpms.net/name/ivtv-experimental/
> Use at your own risk and leave wife, children and pets out of the
> living room while trying ...
LOL! I think I'll pass on the experimental, not feeling that adventurous
today. The occasional flicker doesn't bother me that much anyway, and I
figure it'll get sorted eventually. Like Tim said, you don't really notice
it after a while.
Thanks for the tip though, someone else on the list may be much braver than
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