[mythtv] blootubelite-wide question

Paul Harrison mythtv at dsl.pipex.com
Tue Feb 5 16:51:53 UTC 2008

Simon Kenyon wrote:
> Paul Harrison wrote:
>> Justin Hornsby wrote:
>>> Heh I made a boob.  Those co-ordinates are relative to the container 
>>> area, not absolute.  Anyway, I can't reproduce it here so I think it's 
>>> related to another recently opened ticket where the guide icons are 
>>> appearing to be too big.
>>> Justin
>> I noticed this when looking at ticket #4592. It works fine if you use a
>> resolution with the correct aspect ratio say 1280x720 but doesn't with
>> say 900x600.
>> I think the problem here is the icon that gets created is always square
>> say 60x60 and gets the dimensions of the _width_ of the UIType that
>> displays the icon. It never takes the height of the UIType into account
>> which may be smaller that the width especially if the user is using a
>> non standard resolution.
>> Paul H.
> the window i run in on my laptop *is* 16:9
> it is either 1280x720 or 1024x576. i cannot remember which.
> the frontend in my bedroom though has a monitor which is 1620x1050 (16:10)
> --
> simon

Yes I was wrong it's not so much the aspect ratio that was causing the
problem it was the display size relative to the native theme resolution
that was causing the problem. If you were using a resolution smaller
than the theme then the icon that was created was to big.

Should be fixed now in svn.

Paul H. 

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