[mythtv-users] Narrow Recorded Video

ryan patterson ryan.goat at gmail.com
Tue Feb 13 22:19:04 UTC 2007

I don't understand the difference between "Full" and "Off" it looks the same
on my TV.  Could you explain how it looks "wrong" on your TV?

On 2/13/07, Calvin Harrigan <charriglists at bellsouth.net> wrote:
> I'm having a bit of a problem getting mythtv to play recorded full
> screen on a remote frontend.
> Gentoo
> XP 1600
> 512 Megs Ram
> Geforce MX4000
> 0.20 mythtv-0.20_p11626
> nvidia-drivers-1.0.8776
> This is connected to a 27" TV via S-Video.
> Screen Resolution is 720x480
> Use the TV output options and specifying the S-Video format in the
> xorg.conf.
> Everything is working fine except for one little issue.
> I can't seem to make the video display full screen by default.  If I
> cycle through the available aspect ratios (w key) I usually settle on
> the "FULL" option to fill the entire screen. Previously I didn't have to
> change anything.  Just leave it at "OFF".
> The GUI does work full-screen so I've ruled out xorg.conf issues.
> All recordings are recorded in DVD quality at 4500-6000 kbs at 720x480.
> I tried changing several options in the playback menu, use gui
> resolution, don't use gui resolution.  Tried settings specific
> resolutions per recording.  Tried the over-scan options, no good.  I've
> reset everything to default.  I've gone as far as to remove the frontend
> from the database and re-add it.  Still same narrow screen. Anyone else
> came across this issue.  This frontend has worked fine from 0.14 - 0.19.
> I'm at a lost with 0.20.  The main be/fe seems to work fine.
> Thanks for any feedback.
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Ryan Patterson
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