[mythtv] mythtv-vid branch needs testing

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Fri Aug 10 12:24:50 UTC 2007

On 8/10/07, Doug Larrick <doug at parkercat.org> wrote:
> Steven Adeff wrote:
> > Frustrating but true, it works now, though I had to eliminate all but
> > two of my -vid setups, now one for below 720x576 and one for greater
> > than or equal to 1280x720. So the one I had for 1920x1080 seems to not
> > have worked for that file?
> 1920x1080 HDTV resolution is actually 1920x1088 with 8 black pixels at
> the bottom (so it's a whole number of 16-pixel macroblocks high) that
> are not to be displayed, per ATSC.  There's special code in Myth in
> several places to fix this up.  Maybe you're hitting it?

I thought of that and had the original rules as

which still didn't catch it for MythVideo.

In my mind though, most people *won't* know that, and 1920x1088 should
be seen as 1920x1080 for how the rules apply to avoid confusion.  I'll
play with it some more when I have time.


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