I updated the article about installing OpenELEC for Raspberry Pi under Windows. It is now based on the latest OpenELEC version 3.2.3.
The backlight problem is fixed. My assumption was more or less right: The code for turning the backlight on/off is using POV to turn on the backlight in a smooth way. It seems that lcdproc is turning on and off the backlight during cycles. This switching is done faster than the smooth-on is finishing. At the end the backlight is flickering. I removed that part of the code from the firmware and the flicker was gone.Read more →