[mythtv-users] Confusion about screen size setups

Brent Bolin brent.bolin at gmail.com
Tue Dec 22 17:43:37 UTC 2009

On Tue, Dec 22, 2009 at 9:41 AM, Johnny <jarpublic at gmail.com> wrote:
>> There are two places to set screen sizes in MythTV (Mythbuntu .22)
>> One is in Utilities/setup, Setup, Appearances
>> The other is in Utilities/Setup, Setup, TV settings, Playback
>> Can somebody enlighten me please?
> I believe the first is for the GUI, and the second is for the actual
> playback. There is a setting to use the same settings for playback and
> GUI. If you don't use the same settings for both then you can set them
> up separately. One use case would be if you want to scale the GUI
> because of overscan, but then let the playback happen unscaled.
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That was what I was thinking.  I have a terrible problem with overscan
on one front end.  Very difficult to see some of the flags MythTV

Showing that it's a commercial flagged program.  Also program groups
etc... are off the screen some what.

Do you know if this is per front end?
Custom identifier for front end preferences

Thanks for your reply

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