[mythtv-users] How to get mythfrontend to report the xorg framerate info?

Tom Dexter digitalaudiorock at gmail.com
Sun Sep 16 13:12:25 UTC 2007


On 9/16/07, William Munson <william_munson at bellsouth.net> wrote:

> Of course. What I want to know is what myth thinks my settings are. I
> know it calculates the frame rate and then uses that info to determine
> how to display the tv picture. My video source is 29.97 but I doubt my
> monitor is correctly set to that value as I had to create the modeline
> on my own and even by my math its off a bit. It would be real helpful to
> be able to make a change to the dot clock frequency and see that change
> in the frame rate myth calculates. This will let me precisely set the
> video out to be exactly on for NTSC video display.

If you start the frontend with "-v playback" the logs will show that
stuff.  It shows frame interval and refresh rate.  It shows it in the
form of microseconds per interval...for example 33366, where you can
calculate the rate with 33366/1000000.

Tom


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