[mythtv] On screen menus offset to right on live tv

Roger James roger at beardandsandals.co.uk
Sun Apr 24 12:17:33 UTC 2005

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-dev-bounces at mythtv.org [mailto:mythtv-dev-bounces at mythtv.org]
> --- Roger James <roger at beardandsandals.co.uk> wrote:
> > Since moving to 0.18 and switching to tv-out on an
> > Nvidia card. I have
> > noticed that the on screen menus and channel
> > information frequently appear
> > offset to the right on some sometimes chopping the
> > roght hand edge of the
> > display. Sometimes a channel will start with the
> > displays correctly
> > positioned and then they will move to right some
> > time later. This appears to
> > be related to a change of aspect ratio in the
> > broadcast stream. Some random
> > series of events will then reset it. I think
> > switching away from the DVB
> > tuner to an analogue one helps.
> >
> >
> > Roger
> I had this same trouble when the dvb aspect ratio
> changed (either as a result of changing chanel or
> between adverts and programs). I use UK freeview as i
> imagine the original auther of this post does. The
> problem only occurs for me when using a forced aspect
> ratio of fill, however changing the ratio back do
> something different than fill does not correct the
> problem.
> However, using a cvs build (10/04/05) i am not having
> the problem. I am therefore surprised that this
> problem is apearing in 0.18.
>   Charlie


Correct I am using UK freeview and forced fill.

Idecided to switch from using CVS HEAD to a vanilla 0.18 build. I am
reluctant to switch back until the XvMC and PS/TS stuff has bedded down a
bit. By the way I am using the hardware decoding option on the DVB card and
I have still left the on the fly conversion to PS enabled. I wonder if this
is another PS issue.


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