[mythtv] Ticket #4872: Detect if video is letterboxed and switch to corect fill mode

Matt S. skd5aner at gmail.com
Fri Mar 28 02:02:56 UTC 2008

On Thu, Mar 27, 2008 at 8:20 PM, Peter Schachte
<schachte at csse.unimelb.edu.au> wrote:
> Ben Dailey wrote:
> > I have spent just a few moments working on updating your patch so it
> > could be used to detect pillar boxing.
> > Would others find
> > pillar box detecting helpful?
> Absolutely.  I expect anyone who uses DVB receivers, where everything is
> transmitted widescreen, with all 4:3 material pillarboxed, would really
> appreciate automatic pillarbox detection and scaling.

Yup :)

Matt S.

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