Question for pvr250/350 users who have tried pvrxxx

Anders Troback freebsd at
Sun Apr 22 16:24:49 UTC 2007

On Sun, 22 Apr 2007 16:52:06 +0200
usleepless at wrote:

> Dear All,
> currently, i am trying to fix the video/audio sync of the mpeg stream
> coming from a pvrxxx card.
> mplayer is unable to find sync if you directly try:
>   mplayer /dev/cxm0
> however, if you try:
>   mplayer -cache 4096 /dev/cxm0 ( or play from a file )
> it does find sync.
> my question is: did the pvr250 driver get this right? or does it
> exhibit the exact same behaviour? i can't try myself since i do not
> own any 250s/350s.
> thanks in advance for any info,
> regards,
> usleep

No you have to use the cache option with the pvr250 port as well, at
least on my card (PVR-350)!



How many Microsoft employees does it take to screw in a light bulb?
None, they declare darkness a new standard.
Anders Trobäck
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