[mythtv-users] PBS interlacing not working - Was: Cyberchase and de-interlacing
yan at seiner.com
Thu Jun 11 16:52:32 UTC 2009
On Thu, June 11, 2009 9:39 am, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 06/11/2009 11:44 AM, Yan Seiner wrote:
>> On Tue, June 9, 2009 3:48 pm, Justin The Cynical wrote:
>>> No errors about the video render or the deinterlacer, but damn it's
>>> nasty looking. The kids don't seem to care, but it really bothers me.
>> Same here. I snagged the latest trunk yesterday; no joy. Myth fails to
>> detect interlacing on PBS signal. Myth thinks it's progressive.
> = the broadcaster is /telling/ Myth that the frames are progressive.
> Not a lot we can do with garbage.
>> I can manually select Interlaced from the pop-up menu. Once I do that,
>> it's perfect. Absolutely perfect. I'm using VPDAU and the image is
>> Is there some way to tell myth to *always* deinterlace on any PBS
>> so that I don't have to manually set it via the menu?
> By telling the broadcaster to fix their garbage.
Well, I just submitted a "Reception Report" to Oregon Public Broadcasting.
As tomorrow is the DTV deadline, I expect that will be ignored while they
deal with Aunt Mabel telling them to fix their transmitters as her 27 year
old Zenith just went black. :-)
Yan Seiner, PE
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