[mythtv] [PATCH] DisplayRes update

Buechler, Mark R Mark_R_Buechler at bausch.com
Sun Aug 22 13:44:32 EDT 2004

When you get a chance, could you also take a look at why when "Separate
Video Modes" option is selected the GUI size no longer honors GuiWidth and
GuiHeight options? The GUI honors the offset values but not the sizes.

Thanks, Mark. 

-----Original Message-----
From: John Patrick Poet [mailto:john at BlueSkyTours.com] 
Sent: Saturday, August 21, 2004 4:27 PM
To: Development of mythtv
Subject: [mythtv] [PATCH] DisplayRes update

The current DisplayRes mechanism only works well with KDE.  This patch
allows it to work with other window managers.  Ratpoison still does not
work, however.

Both QT and X take their cues from the initial "size" of a window, and don't
handle that window growing very well.  This patch forces the initial window
"size" to be the maximum possible desired -- it then gets resized to the
correct size for the situation.

Doug, this also seems to fix that situation where I said that X was getting


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