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distorted display on fullscreen

2008-02-22
2013-04-30
  • I installed XdTV on Ubuntu "Feisty" using repository.........."deb http://nicolas.estre.free.fr/ubuntu edgy main." The fullscreen display is distorted (stretched horizontally) and this despite trying many different resolutions. Can anybody decipher some of this from the terminal?....

    tony@youhits:~$ xdtv

    This is xdtv 2.4.0 running on Linux/i686 (2.6.20-16-generic).
    scandir: No such file or directory
    filename = /home/tony/.xdtv/xdtvrc
    X Error of failed request: XF86DGANoDirectVideoMode
    Major opcode of failed request: 136 (XFree86-DGA)
    Minor opcode of failed request: 1 (XF86DGAGetVideoLL)
    Serial number of failed request: 13
    Current serial number in output stream: 13
    xdtv_v4l-conf had some trouble, trying to continue anyway
    Warning: Missing charsets in String to FontSet conversion
    wmhooks: netwm detected
    wmhooks: netwm state above supported
    wmhooks: netwm fullscreen supported
    wmhooks: nothing found...
    DGA: server=2.0, include=2.0
    VidMode: server=2.2, include=2.2
    available video mode(s): ...............
    Selected XvImage adaptor with yuyv support: NV05 Video Blitter on port 126 (grabdisplay)
    No XvVideo port available.
    WARNING: video memory base unknown, may be caused by a problem
    with xdtv_v4l-conf or a non-availability of DGA
    and frame buffer devices: CLASSICAL OVERLAY IS DISABLED !
    *** GRABBER DEVICE TYPE = v4l2
    Warning: Cannot convert string "-xxl-ledfixed-medium-r-semicondensed--39-120-75-75-c-180-*-*" to type FontStruct
    Warning: Missing charsets in String to FontSet conversion
    MMX, SSE, AMD MMX extensions, SSE2, 3DNOW, have been detected.
    Method sse
    *** AUDIO DEVICE TYPE = alsa
    *** MIXER DEVICE TYPE = alsa

    Any help here appreciated