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Re: MovieNow Ver 4.0 is available! - Donation Release

Tue Mar 10, 2020 2:45 am

0raid wrote:
Mon Mar 09, 2020 4:51 am
MidnightWatcher wrote:
Mon Mar 09, 2020 1:28 am
I read that this does not work for the RPi4.

Perhaps @0raid knows how.
yes Rpi4 has a different driver....

please try in shell the following commands and let me know if it works!

DISPLAY=:0 xrandr --output HDMI-1 --rotate normal
DISPLAY=:0 xrandr --output HDMI-1 --rotate left
DISPLAY=:0 xrandr --output HDMI-1 --rotate right
DISPLAY=:0 xrandr --output HDMI-1 --rotate inverted

may you need first to run the command: sudo bash (to get root access)
I get the following error:

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pi@movienow:~$ sudo bash
root@movienow:/home/pi# DISPLAY=:0 xrandr --output HDMI-1 --rotate right
xrandr: Failed to get size of gamma for output default
warning: output HDMI-1 not found; ignoring
root@movienow:/home/pi#
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Re: MovieNow Ver 4.0 is available! - Donation Release

Tue Mar 10, 2020 3:39 am

MidnightWatcher wrote:
Tue Mar 10, 2020 2:45 am
0raid wrote:
Mon Mar 09, 2020 4:51 am
MidnightWatcher wrote:
Mon Mar 09, 2020 1:28 am
I read that this does not work for the RPi4.

Perhaps @0raid knows how.
yes Rpi4 has a different driver....

please try in shell the following commands and let me know if it works!

DISPLAY=:0 xrandr --output HDMI-1 --rotate normal
DISPLAY=:0 xrandr --output HDMI-1 --rotate left
DISPLAY=:0 xrandr --output HDMI-1 --rotate right
DISPLAY=:0 xrandr --output HDMI-1 --rotate inverted

may you need first to run the command: sudo bash (to get root access)
I get the following error:

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pi@movienow:~$ sudo bash
root@movienow:/home/pi# DISPLAY=:0 xrandr --output HDMI-1 --rotate right
xrandr: Failed to get size of gamma for output default
warning: output HDMI-1 not found; ignoring
root@movienow:/home/pi#
try without sudo bash
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Re: MovieNow Ver 4.0 is available! - Donation Release

Tue Mar 10, 2020 5:26 am

Same error.

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pi@movienow:~$ DISPLAY=:0 xrandr --output HDMI-1 --rotate right
xrandr: Failed to get size of gamma for output default
warning: output HDMI-1 not found; ignoring
pi@movienow:~$
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Re: MovieNow Ver 4.0 is available! - Donation Release

Tue Mar 10, 2020 5:40 am

MidnightWatcher wrote:
Tue Mar 10, 2020 5:26 am
Same error.

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pi@movienow:~$ DISPLAY=:0 xrandr --output HDMI-1 --rotate right
xrandr: Failed to get size of gamma for output default
warning: output HDMI-1 not found; ignoring
pi@movienow:~$
can you please add this line to your config.txt (in the bottom last line)

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dtoverlay=vc4-fkms-v3d
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Re: MovieNow Ver 4.0 is available! - Donation Release

Tue Mar 10, 2020 6:31 am

Adding dtoverlay=vc4-fkms-v3d to the config.txt line allows me to execute the prior command but it results in a blank/black screen.
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Re: MovieNow Ver 4.0 is available! - Donation Release

Tue Mar 10, 2020 6:43 am

MidnightWatcher wrote:
Tue Mar 10, 2020 6:31 am
Adding dtoverlay=vc4-fkms-v3d to the config.txt line allows me to execute the prior command but it results in a blank/black screen.
if you add the dtoverlay=vc4-fkms-v3d in your config.txt you dont need to execute any command , normaly if i am not wrong :) you can NOW rotate the screen in the config.txt file change the following flag

display_rotate=0 Normal
display_rotate=1 90 degrees
display_rotate=2 180 degrees
display_rotate=3 270 degrees

please report back! :)
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Re: MovieNow Ver 4.0 is available! - Donation Release

Tue Mar 10, 2020 7:34 pm

Ok, seeing some progress! The orientation is correct, but the picture looks stretched horizontally.
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Re: MovieNow Ver 4.0 is available! - Donation Release

Tue Mar 10, 2020 9:09 pm

MidnightWatcher wrote:
Tue Mar 10, 2020 7:34 pm
Ok, seeing some progress! The orientation is correct, but the picture looks stretched horizontally.

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can you post your config.txt file?
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Re: MovieNow Ver 4.0 is available! - Donation Release

Tue Mar 10, 2020 9:37 pm

Here it is:

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# For more options and information see
# http://rpf.io/configtxt
# Some settings may impact device functionality. See link above for details

# uncomment if you get no picture on HDMI for a default "safe" mode
#hdmi_safe=1

# uncomment this if your display has a black border of unused pixels visible
# and your display can output without overscan
disable_overscan=1

# uncomment the following to adjust overscan. Use positive numbers if console
# goes off screen, and negative if there is too much border
#overscan_left=16
#overscan_right=16
#overscan_top=16
#overscan_bottom=16

# uncomment to force a console size. By default it will be display's size minus
# overscan.
#framebuffer_width=1280
#framebuffer_height=720

# uncomment if hdmi display is not detected and composite is being output
hdmi_force_hotplug=1

# uncomment to force a specific HDMI mode (this will force VGA)
#hdmi_group=1
#hdmi_mode=1

# uncomment to force a HDMI mode rather than DVI. This can make audio work in
# DMT (computer monitor) modes
hdmi_drive=2

# uncomment to increase signal to HDMI, if you have interference, blanking, or
# no display
#config_hdmi_boost=4

# uncomment for composite PAL
#sdtv_mode=2

#uncomment to overclock the arm. 700 MHz is the default.
#arm_freq=800

# Uncomment some or all of these to enable the optional hardware interfaces
#dtparam=i2c_arm=on
#dtparam=i2s=on
#dtparam=spi=on

# Uncomment this to enable the lirc-rpi module
#dtoverlay=lirc-rpi

# Additional overlays and parameters are documented /boot/overlays/README

# Enable audio (loads snd_bcm2835)
dtparam=audio=on

disable_splash=1
display_rotate=1
framebuffer_depth=32
framebuffer_ignore_alpha=1
gpu_mem=256
dtoverlay=vc4-fkms-v3d
display_rotate=3
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Re: MovieNow Ver 4.0 is available! - Donation Release

Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:05 am

MidnightWatcher wrote:
Tue Mar 10, 2020 9:37 pm
Here it is:

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# For more options and information see
# http://rpf.io/configtxt
# Some settings may impact device functionality. See link above for details

# uncomment if you get no picture on HDMI for a default "safe" mode
#hdmi_safe=1

# uncomment this if your display has a black border of unused pixels visible
# and your display can output without overscan
disable_overscan=1

# uncomment the following to adjust overscan. Use positive numbers if console
# goes off screen, and negative if there is too much border
#overscan_left=16
#overscan_right=16
#overscan_top=16
#overscan_bottom=16

# uncomment to force a console size. By default it will be display's size minus
# overscan.
#framebuffer_width=1280
#framebuffer_height=720

# uncomment if hdmi display is not detected and composite is being output
hdmi_force_hotplug=1

# uncomment to force a specific HDMI mode (this will force VGA)
#hdmi_group=1
#hdmi_mode=1

# uncomment to force a HDMI mode rather than DVI. This can make audio work in
# DMT (computer monitor) modes
hdmi_drive=2

# uncomment to increase signal to HDMI, if you have interference, blanking, or
# no display
#config_hdmi_boost=4

# uncomment for composite PAL
#sdtv_mode=2

#uncomment to overclock the arm. 700 MHz is the default.
#arm_freq=800

# Uncomment some or all of these to enable the optional hardware interfaces
#dtparam=i2c_arm=on
#dtparam=i2s=on
#dtparam=spi=on

# Uncomment this to enable the lirc-rpi module
#dtoverlay=lirc-rpi

# Additional overlays and parameters are documented /boot/overlays/README

# Enable audio (loads snd_bcm2835)
dtparam=audio=on

disable_splash=1
display_rotate=1
framebuffer_depth=32
framebuffer_ignore_alpha=1
gpu_mem=256
dtoverlay=vc4-fkms-v3d
display_rotate=3
add this flags:

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hdmi_ignore_edid=0xa5000080
hdmi_group=2
hdmi_mode=77
config_hdmi_boost=4
and report back

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