[mythtv-users] xorg.conf for PAL TV out, can't get it to work
karsten at jeppesens.com
Sun Nov 20 06:00:19 EST 2005
Thanks guys, all of you.
I got it to work yesterday.
Going to nVidias website made the difference.
You have to install the nVidia driver from their website and READ THE
But actually - it should find its way into the documentation of MythTV
On Nov 19, 2005, at 03:28, Wade Maxfield wrote:
>> My brother has a gForce mx4000 card with TV-OUT and he would like to
>> use his tv as viewing screen.
>> But I can't get it to work.
>> When the tv is the only connected "monitor" (via the S-VIDEO) then at
>> startup I do get all the linux startup on the tv.
>> That part works fine - so we got the hardware correct (at least)
>> But when X (xorg) takes over then all we get is .... basically
>> I tried some of the setups I found on the web, stating that "this
>> works..." - well not so here.
>> Have anyone here gotten TV-OUT to work on a PAL system?
>> I would like to see a xorg.conf for that
> This is what I've got working on a Leadtek nVidia 5700 via the s-video
> Section "Device"
> Identifier "Videocard0"
> Driver "nvidia"
> VendorName "Videocard vendor"
> BoardName "NVIDIA GeForce FX (generic)"
> Section "Monitor"
> Identifier "TV-Out"
> VendorName "Monitor Vendor"
> ModelName "TV 800x600"
> HorizSync 30.0 - 50.0
> VertRefresh 50.0 - 60.0
> Option "dpms"
> Section "Screen"
> Identifier "Screen1"
> Device "Videocard0"
> Monitor "TV-Out"
> DefaultDepth 24
> Option "TVStandard" "PAL-I"
> Option "ConnectedMonitor" "TV"
> Option "TVOutFormat" "S-VIDEO"
> SubSection "Display"
> Viewport 0 0
> Depth 24
> Modes "800x600"
> - Wade
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