[mythtv] CVS Patch: Xinerama + new over/underscan

Bruce Markey mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Mon, 16 Dec 2002 00:23:59 -0800


misleb@onshore.com wrote:
> Attached is a patch to CVS snapshot Dec 16 1:00 CST. 
> 
> Included:
> 
> Full Xinerama support. You can now specify what screen MythTV should
> run on. It will start there  The video playback will default to filling
>  the fullscreen (just one Xinerama screen), but but you will have to
> specify a Theme height and width that matches the Xinerama screen
> resolution. Hope to fix this later. If you don't have Xinerama, you
> should not notice any difference.
> 
> I moved all the over/underscan stuff out of "XvOutput::ToggleFullscreen"
> to XvOutput::Show. Its works better there. 
> 
> -matthew (DigDug on IRC)


Great stuff, Matthew! While sizing and positioning the
Xv output is fresh in mind, do you think it would be
practical to add a fixed aspect ratio option for non-full
screen? Also, how hard would it be to resize the image by
dragging a corner?

--  bjm