[mythtv-users] Graphics cards with Component video - anyone using?

Stroller linux.luser at myrealbox.com
Sun Jan 7 21:14:03 UTC 2007

On 3 Jan 2007, at 21:28, Julian Edwards wrote:

> Tom Lichti wrote:
>> If 576p is a standard HD definition, then you should be able to use
>> 'HD576p' as the the TV Standard in xorg.conf.
> My TV is SD but supports 576p via component.  However, if I use HD576p
> the picture is scrambled and corrupt and the  TV clearly can't sync to
> it.  HD576i works fine though.

I'm just doing some homework on this, and I think this may be an  

 From what I'm reading 576i via component may give the best picture  
on my telly (which, as I've mentioned before, has a 576 panel). To be  
honest I don't know if this'll be discernible from 480p and allowing  
the TV to upscale, but it's what I'm inclined to go with.

I'm beginning to find tellies, and tv technology in general, to be SO  
frikkin' legacy. Makes me wish I'd just bought one with a VGA input  
in the first place.


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