[mythtv-users] [semi-OT]Asus M2NPV-VM component output makes everything blue

Tom Lichti tom at redpepperracing.com
Tue Sep 19 14:53:38 UTC 2006


Henry A Harper III wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org
>> [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org]On Behalf Of Tom Lichti
>> Sent: Tuesday, September 19, 2006 8:31 AM
>> To: Discussion about mythtv
>> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] [semi-OT]Asus M2NPV-VM component output
>> makes everything blue
>>
>>
>> Antoine Busch wrote:
>>     
>>> On 9/18/06, Chad <masterclc at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>       
>>>> Hello!
>>>>
>>>> I'm running a system powered by an M2NPV-VM that has onboard component
>>>> output (Nvidia 6150 chipset).  When I plug it into my TV with VGA
>>>> input, the color looks great.  However, when I use component on any TV
>>>> (my TV is a Pioneer PRO-1000HD, but it happens on others ) I get a
>>>> blue transparent picture.  I can still see everything, it's just blue
>>>> instead of multi-colored.
>>>>
>>>>         
>>> I had the same problem on that exact same motherboard. The
>>>       
>> trick is to specify
>>     
>>> Option "TVStandard" "HD480i"
>>>
>>> in your xorg.conf. I've put that in my Screen section but I believe
>>> you can put it in your Device section as well. You may also want to
>>> use "HD1080i" instead, since you seem to have an HD TV.
>>>
>>> And no, it's not very well documented :(
>>>
>>> Hope this helps.
>>>
>>> Antoine
>>>
>>>       
>> That was one of the things I tried, it didn't work for me with the 6200.
>> Hope it helps others though.
>>
>> Tom
>>     
>
> Which nvidia driver are you using? I was experiencing this with 8762 but
> 8774 fixed it. I am using a component-out dongle on an Asus 7600gs in
> HD1080i mode. Here is an nvnews post:
> http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=55090
>
> Henry
>   
Interesting...I may have to try that, I am on 8756 I believe.

Thanks!

Tom



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