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by gabs
Fri Sep 19, 2014 7:26 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Mythfrontend Playback FFmpeg hangs
Replies: 5
Views: 1104
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Re: Mythfrontend Playback FFmpeg hangs

Hi, I recompiled mythTV and tried all the video playback options again (xv-blit, opengl, opengl-lite, xshm, ...). they all hang. the key problem is that I get such messages: 2014-09-18 20:33:37.538065 E VideoOutputXv: Falling back to X shared memory video output. (or falling back to X11 over a netwo...
by gabs
Thu Sep 11, 2014 12:24 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Mythfrontend Playback FFmpeg hangs
Replies: 5
Views: 1104
Germany

Re: Mythfrontend Playback FFmpeg hangs

The best performance is reached when I reduce the screen resolution to 720p and use xshm with linear blend. Still this is much worse than ffplay on its own. Interestingly, HD works better than SD TV. I'd still like to know whether I could use an external player for live TV and why the ffplay command...
by gabs
Sun Sep 07, 2014 7:35 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Mythfrontend Playback FFmpeg hangs
Replies: 5
Views: 1104
Germany

Re: Mythfrontend Playback FFmpeg hangs

Hi, the odroid U3 has a Mali 400 Quadcore as GPU and a Samsung Exynos 4412 Quadcore as CPU. Of course this is not really strong and fast, but as I have written it is indeed fast enough for playing the videos with ffplay also when mythfrontend is running. lspci is not available on this board. regards...
by gabs
Sat Sep 06, 2014 7:17 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Mythfrontend Playback FFmpeg hangs
Replies: 5
Views: 1104
Germany

Mythfrontend Playback FFmpeg hangs

Hello to all, I am using MythTV for years on a laptop but I have switched now to a mini computer (odroid-u3). Using the git version, main branch, from yesterday (35dca9eb3fd043044efc70b8c30a80e64a9af62e) mythtv compiles fine on the ubuntu 14.04 that is running. I also used some older states during t...