[mythtv-users] HD broadcast: 720p channel (ABC) -wierd green line on right side of the screen

Mudit Wahal mwahal at gmail.com
Sat May 21 03:56:50 UTC 2005

Thanks Brandon.

I'll try to find out how the overscan thing works. Can you do overscan
at the time of the recording ? Because I will probably not running
myth frontend. I'll playing the file via samba/nfs mount on a windows
box OR avel's iodata/buffalo link theater. All of these dont have myth
frontend but can play MPEG/TS files via http/nfs/samba.



On 5/20/05, Brandon Beattie <brandon+myth at linuxis.us> wrote:
> On Fri, May 20, 2005 at 12:19:07PM -0700, Mudit Wahal wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I recorded LOST on ABC on wednesday. When I play it on my monitors, I
> > see a green line at the right side of the screen. I played at the
> > backend monitor and also on a windows box using vlc->http streaming.
> >
> > The green line is present in the entire episode. Anyway to fix it ?
> > May be some offset/trimming while recording/playing ? Will record more
> > ABC HD stuff and see if its present only with 720/ABC. I think fox is
> > also coming in 720p, will record fox and watch that too.
> It's something with ABC's broadcast..  and only on certain shows.  My
> projector screen hides the line for me.  I also see lines on the right,
> and top somewhat often.  You can adjust myth so it does overscan, so it
> takes off a few pixels on each side.
> --Brandon

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