[mythtv-users] Re: pcHDTV with FX5200 TV-Out

Scott Alfter mythtv at salfter.dyndns.org
Wed Dec 8 05:40:00 UTC 2004

On Tue, Dec 07, 2004 at 08:58:10PM -0500, Dan Lanciani wrote:
> Scott Alfter <mythtv at salfter.dyndns.org> wrote:
> |with the CBS clip at 1920x1080 and the ABC
> |clip at 1280x720 (why they sideboxed 4:3 content is anybody's guess).
> I've always assumed they do it because they don't want to keep switching
> formats.  (Not that they switch to real 16:9 that often.)

Happy joy. :-| 

> |I'm
> |playing them both on an Athlon XP 2400+ to a 30" LCD at 1280x768.  The
> |monitor is driven by the DVI output of a generic GeForce FX5200.
> Playing with myth or mplayer?

mplayer.  Playing them with MythTV would require some means of creating
entries in the database for the files, and MythVideo is just a frontend of
sorts for mplayer anyway.

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