[mythtv-users] any one using Nvidia 8774 driver

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Wed Aug 30 12:07:42 UTC 2006


On 8/30/06, tj <htpc at treblid.dyndns.org> wrote:
> I want to reduce the "tearing" effect for HDTV output and therefor
>  hoping to upgrade to the latest Nvidia Driver to see if if fixes or
>  improves this issue.
>
>  Any problems for FC4 and the latest Nvidia driver?
>
>  Or Any suggestion for reduce the tearing effect for HD1080i TV out? or
>  improving image?
>  or example nvidia-settings-rc
>
> Turn on(or off?) xv Blitter (or is it opengl blitter?) and you should not
> see tearing anymore...
>
> I'm using 8774 and didn't notice any improvemt (or degration) over the old
> version (was it 8768 or something?)..

theres no changes that would affect what Myth uses. Better OpenGL 2.0
support in the 9000 series though, when it comes out, and eventually
Daniel will be modifying code to take advantage of some of the new
stuff to allow for color OSD, etc.

> I don't know how to fix the jagged lines stuff (with interlaced video) but
> so far i'm learnt to deal with it. :o

use a deinterlace filter.

-- 
Steve
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