[mythtv-users] pvr-150 recording "aspect" incorrectly.

PAUL WILLIAMSON pwilliamson at mandtbank.com
Wed Jun 29 20:28:31 UTC 2005

>>> "Garry Cook" <garrycook at gmail.com> 06/28/05 8:09 AM >>>
On 6/28/05, PAUL WILLIAMSON <pwilliamson at mandtbank.com> wrote:
> > I decided to give in and buy a 150.  $60 isn't all that bad.
> > When I record within Myth (or watch live TV) using the pvr-150
> > using the testing ivtv drivers from atrpms.net, the image
> > only displays like 2/3 of it.  It's like the right 1/3 of the
> > is lopped off.  I can do a cat /dev/video0 > test.mpg and it 
> > captures perfectly fine.  Is there something I need to adjust
> > in Myth?  There is no specific pvr150 in the card type, but
> > I thought the 250/350 was close enough.  I'm guessing that's
> > wrong, but I've tried all the options with less luck.  The 250
> > selection seems to give me the best picture, and that isn't
> > all that good.
> > 
> > Is there something in post .18.1 that would help with this
> > situation?
> > 
> > Thanks,
> > Paul
> The 250/350 option is correct. What you need to do is set the 
> capture resolution to 720x480 in the recording profiles. Check 
> Jarod's guide for more information.


I just wanted to follow up and say thanks.  For some reason it had 
gotten set to 480x480.  As soon as I put it up to 720x480, the image 
was able to be viewed perfectly.


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