AW: [mythtv-users] mythburn 4:3 aspect

Martin Bene martin.bene at
Fri Nov 11 09:18:43 EST 2005

> I capture my video at 640X480 because my TV is a 4:3 aspect ratio.
> I used mythburn to make a dvd and it completed.
> When I watch the video I get different results depending on 
> which dvd player I use.
> one of my dvd players puts a black bar at the right of the 
> screen and the video looks like the correct aspect ratio.
> my second dvd player fills the screen with video but I can 
> tell that the video is stretched so that people look fatter 
> then they are.
> how can I get mythburn to make me a dvd that plays like the 
> videos do out of my PVR-350?

Make sure you record at DVD compatible resolutions. For NTSC that sould
be 720x480, for PAL 720x576. Othere Resolutions _MAY_ work but support
isn't required for players, so yo'll get different results using
different players.

Bye, Martin

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