[mythtv-users] HDTV?

Thor Melsted thor at netwood.net
Tue Jun 22 15:54:37 EDT 2004

Andrew Parlette wrote:

>Just to clarify, Myth does "work" on an HDTV set in that it looks great and
>everything up to the proper resolution. However, outside of increased
picture quality, Myth 
>doesn't do anything extra within HD resolutions. For instance, there is no
side-by-side PIP 
>(or POP), tv browsing outside of the 4:3 window, etc. I would like to see
(or work on
>myself) some of these features in the future. But the short answer to the
question is the 
>quality is scaled very nicely.

That was the answer I was expecting.  It would be great if an HDTV theme
could be made, and if mods could be made to take advantage of the extra
resolution afforded by HDTV, so that more information could be displayed at
Also, what kind of HDTV outputs are supported?  What kind of hardware would
I need if a DVI connector is not present on the TV?  Mine only has component
An ATI Card with the DVItoHDTV adapter perhaps?

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