Video on notebook, no video on beamer
albertomilone at alice.it
Tue Feb 26 03:32:25 PST 2008
On Mon, 2008-02-25 at 20:12 +0100, Erik Andrén wrote:
> B-Kloss wrote:
> > Etch
> > KDE 3.5.5
> > Kaffeine
> > xorg with MonitorLayout CRT,LFP
> > notebook with beamer
> > Hello,
> > running KDE on the notebook with beamer the picture on lokal flat panel and
> > the picture produced by the beamer are identical.
> > Playing videos (AVI, VOB etc) the picture on the lfp is all the desktopstuff
> > (kaffeine) and within the kaffeine-frame the video is running. The beamer
> > produces kaffeine and the mouse, but no video. The video-frame is left blank
> > (blue).
> > What is happening here and what to do about??
> You are using the xv overlay which only supports one screen.
> There is an utility called xvattr that you can use to switch what
> monitor that is allowed to use the xv adaptor.
> > Thanks for helping!
> > Bernd
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Or you can open Kaffeine and go to the "Settings/Xine Engine Parameters"
menu, click on the "video" icon and (temporarily) set the "driver" to
"xshm" instead of "auto". You won't use xv but the video should work
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