Please don't tell me this is a "WIntuner" (my winmodem memories keep hunting me...:-)

Mark Jayson Alvarez markjayson.alvarez at
Wed Nov 8 13:35:02 UTC 2006


On 11/7/06, Stefan Ehmann <stefan.ehmann at> wrote:

> xawt stopped working for me after some xawtv or nvidia-driver update
> (don't remember what it was).
> I just got a blue overlay.
> I tried some of the values in the range reported by -hwscan and "xawtv
> -xvport 86" works for me.

Tried 57-88 as reported by hwscan, still black screen.

> You might also try switching from overlay/grabdisplay to see if the
> problem is somehwere with the video out.

Tried all randr, dga, vm, randr etc.. still no tv... :(

> Alternately, you can try mplayer for testing purposes with something
> like:
> mplayer -tv driver=bsdbt848:input=1 tv://

Tried it to, still no output. PAL, NTSC, input=1-6 etc etc.

> I haven't tried kbtv with my tv card yet.

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