[mythtv] Possible bug in 'separate video modes for GUI & TVplayback'?

Steven Cruysberghs steven.cruysberghs at tiscali.be
Fri Jul 23 14:46:03 EDT 2004

> Has anybody seen this?
> Go into the EPG while watching LiveTV.  The video is resized & relocated
> to the 'hole' in the EPG, but only the left 1/3 of the picture is
> there; the rest is just chopped off and I can see the 'hole' image.
> Using an M-179 as the tuner(s), and GF4MX TV-out w/the -4363 drivers
> (happened with the 6106 drivers too, when I tried them).  *Not* using
> XvMC.
> I don't know how long this has been there as I don't watch LiveTV often.
> Running CVS from 6/23.
> I *think* I first noticed this when I started using 'separate video
> modes for GUI & TV playback'.  When I get home I'll check and see if I
> get this behavior with this option turned off.
> It kind of makes sense since I think when you go into the EPG it
> switches to the GUI video mode (800x600).

I see kind of the same thing. If I set the GUI smaller than X res. to
compensate for overscan and have TV set to fullscreen the preview video is
not in the right place. This is when using the viaslice HW decoder.


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