Sunday, June 27, 2010



Turns out I wasn't even using VDPAU because I wasn't using the correct profile.

nspluginwrapper 1.3.0 and adobe-flash 10.1

Gentoo Forums :: View topic - nspluginwrapper 1.3.0

My .xinitrc for my Mythtv Frontend

# .xinitrc
#[ -x /usr/bin/nvidia-settings ] && /usr/bin/nvidia-settings -l
/usr/bin/xset s noblank
/usr/bin/unclutter &
#/usr/bin/xset s off
/usr/bin/xset -dpms s off
/usr/bin/xsetroot -solid black
#/usr/bin/evilwm &
amixer set IEC958 mute
aplay -D spdif /usr/share/sounds/alsa/Front_Center.wav # Needed this for a bug in my Abit AB9 Pro on-board audio
amixer set IEC958 unmute

#/usr/bin/mythfrontend -geometry 1920x1075 -l /var/log/mythtv/mythfrontend.log -v all

# works below
#/usr/bin/mplayer -fs -vo xv -ao alsa:device=spdif -ac hwac3 /2111_20090306200000.nuv
#/usr/bin/xbmc -fs -l > /tmp/xbmc

New entries in /var/log/messages: listen: Time ... ignore: Time

Jun 27 10:02:31 frontend listen: Time
Jun 27 10:02:36 frontend ignore: Time
Jun 27 10:02:42 frontend listen: Time
Jun 27 10:02:47 frontend ignore: Time
Jun 27 10:02:53 frontend listen: Time

Got this after my latest world emerge. Restarted LCDd and not getting it anymore. I should probably reboot my system after all of these updates and figure out what else has gone nutty.... in due time.

Listing files from Gentoo packages

# epm -ql adobe-flash

Saturday, June 12, 2010

Some days I hate the gentoo package system...

I didn't originally emerge "x11-libs/qt-webkit-4.4.2" because I felt like it, it did it automatically because it was a dependency, so why do I have to unmerge the darn thing myself?!?

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Installing XBMC on Gentoo

9.11r4 just wont phucking install, dependencies are just not right today.
Installed the 9999 version (SVN)

# echo "=media-tv/xbmc-9999 **" >> /etc/portage/package.keywords
# emerge -pqv =media-tv/xbmc-9999

Monday, June 7, 2010

VPN Services

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

mplayer using VPDAU

vi ~/.mplayer/config:

# Video
# Audio

You could put options in conf, comma in end means fallback to default if earlier options don't work.