[mythtv-users] PCI FX5200 and HD - too much for PCI?

Matthew Schroeder blaupolisboxen at yahoo.com
Sun Sep 2 21:06:13 UTC 2007


that is good to know.  Could you provide me the relevant scaling settings 
that you used?  I'm assuming these are all in the xorg.conf file?

Thanks for your reply,

At 03:58 PM 9/2/2007 -0400, you wrote:
>On Saturday 01 September 2007 11:29 pm, Matthew Schroeder wrote:
>
> > Could anybody here site come similar examples or any workarounds to
> > get the HD content that was recorded to display on less-than-stellar
> > equipment?  I'm not above transcoding, but I would like to see how
> > much I can wring out of this system before it comes to that.
>
>I've used a PCI NVidia FX5200 to display HD (720p, 1080i) via DVI to a
>1440x900 monitor and and on-the-fly scaled down to SD quality via
>composite out to a conventional SD TV set, all on an Athlon XP 1800
>with 512MB RAM. No significant problems.
>--
>Ray Lischner
>
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