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Re: [Bino-list] Bino-list Digest, Vol 19, Issue 14

From: toddb
Subject: Re: [Bino-list] Bino-list Digest, Vol 19, Issue 14
Date: Wed, 18 Apr 2012 09:18:29 -0700
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 OK, thank you
On my win box I'm using a nvidia 560ti card connected to a asus 3d monitor that has the ir transponder embedded in the display frame.
I hope the dev team provides 3d support for theis config at some future point.
Real 3d glasses are what movie theathers in the USA are using for their 3d content.
I believe they use polorized lens, one in the horizontal the other verticle.
My linux boxes use nvidia 9800 gt cards.  One uses a standard lcd panel with a 60 hz refresh rate, so I'm not sure if 3d is a possibility here. The other uses a higher end crt projector with variable hor and vert frequency rates, 3d may be a possibility on this device.
I'll have to research what tools are available to copy & convert a 3d blu ray into a mkv file.
I have a few 3d video clips that are mkv format, but haven't been able to figure out what the correct input and display format should be.  Is there any tools I could utilize to identify the file format?
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Subject: Bino-list Digest, Vol 19, Issue 14
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On Tue, 17 Apr 2012 23:06:19 -0700, address@hidden wrote:
> I'm trying to get 3d to work with downloaded 3d sample files and also
> with 3d encoded blu ray media.
> I'm using Linux and Win 7 on 3d capable displays, and I'm using
> Nvidia active glasses and Real 3d passive. The Nvidia uses a IR
> transponder to control their product, but Bino doesn't seem to see
> the product, at least the active leb never is lit. I've tried
> numerous variations of settings but no apparent change is visible.

Bino does not support NVIDIA 3D Vision on non-Quadro graphics cards at
the moment. With a Quadro graphics card, NVIDIA lets you use "OpenGL
stereo" with the 3D Vision glasses, but they restrict this feature on
their standard graphics cards.

It is possible to make Bino work with 3D Vision on standard cards at
least on Linux via libnvstusb, but this is not yet implemented.

Furthermore, Bino (or any other free software) cannot read BluRay discs
directly because of the restrictions placed on this format. If it is
legal in your jurisdiction to do so, you could first convert the BluRay
video to an unrestricted format, e.g. Matroska (.mkv).

As for "Real 3d" glasses: I don't know what these are; making this
work depends on how your projector / monitor / TV wants the
stereoscopic video to be delivered by Bino. Do you have any information
on that?



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