[mythtv-users] Re: 16x9 Programs OSD messed up?
mario.mailing at gmail.com
Sun Jun 5 17:01:56 UTC 2005
Greg Grotsky wrote:
>I noticed this same problem and had a similar email a month or two
>ago, there was no response. I noticed that I could switch back and
>forth from an SD station to an HD station and make the problem
>progressivly worse. Here are the shots that I included in my previous
>email if your interested:
>I know the picutres are horrible, mainly it's because I'm watching on
>a 19" TV, but you get the idea. :)
>>On 6/1/05, Mario Limonciello <mario.mailing at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>When watching a program either live or recorded that is broadcast in
>>>16x9, it seems that the OSD doesn't display right on my 4x3 monitor.
>>>For example, i took a picture of law and order.
>>>The OSD overlays here. This occurs for me with XvMC (when working) or Xv.
>>>My LCD's native res is 1280x1024, so I run at that, and then this
>>>showing was 1080i, so it just downscales. Myth sets the aspect ratio to
>>>16x9 and adds the black bars for me.
>>>Is there a reason for this "squished" OSD? Also, is there some sort of
>>>way to just have the OSD show up where the black bars are instead since
>>>they have to be there anyway?
Well - reassuring to know I'm not a lone here...
Before I start searching the Dev archives to see what those other
patches that were posted were, and if they fix this - do you know what
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