[mythtv-users] WinTV-PVR-350 hardware decoder only works for TV out?

Andy Leung angelflow at yahoo.com
Tue Oct 18 14:44:28 EDT 2005


--- "Joseph A. Caputo" <jcaputo1 at comcast.net> wrote:

> On Tuesday 18 October 2005 13:05, Andy Leung wrote:
> > --- Dewey Smolka <dsmolka at gmail.com> wrote:
> > 
> > > Nvidia geforce and fx cards work great through
> the
> > > S-vid out after you
> > > install the nvidia driver and configure
> xorg.conf to
> > > use that instead
> > > of the native nv driver. ATIs can be
> troublesome.
> > 
> > Isn't s-video for output to TV? I want to watch TV
> on
> > my computer monitor but want to make use of
> hardware
> > MPEG decoder. Do you know if MythTV can use such
> MPEG
> > decoder (such as the one in Nvidia geforce) for
> VGA output?
> 
> Yes, Nvidia graphics cards that support XvMC (i.e.,
> hardware MPEG 
> decoding assist) *should* support it for all
> outputs.
> 
> -JAC

Does MythTV support XvMC by default? Do I need to do
any special configuration?

Andy


		
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