[mythtv-users] NVidia card, S-Vide, Receiver
dsr-myth at tao.merseine.nu
Sun Sep 23 11:51:19 UTC 2007
On Sat, Sep 22, 2007 at 10:30:58AM -0700, Alan Murrell wrote:
> I have just hooked up an AV receiver, and everything works great except MythTV
> shows up only in B&W, no colour. My output card in my MythTV box (Nvidia
> GeForce FX5500) only has S-Video. I am using the same S-Video cable that I
> was using to plug in to the "Selecter" box, though I have also tried two
> other cables. The cables are plugged in nice and tight. I have tried the
> two other available S-Video ports n the AV receiver, but the same issue.
> Not sure if anyone here may have any ideas as to why MythTV is showing up in
> B&W only? I recently had the AV receiver checked out and according tot he
> shop, everything is perfectly fine on it. If I hook everything back up to
> the manual "Selector", MythTV looks fine.
That's a common failure mode for S-Video cables. Check for a
bent pin or a bad cable.
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