[mythtv-users] mplayer scaling

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Thu Feb 5 14:09:52 UTC 2009

Bill Williamson wrote:
> 1. you shouldn't need "scale,"
> 2. although you might need "monitoraspect"
> 3. your tv is running at 1360x768, not 1366x768.  No mainstream drivers
> allow for not-divisible-by-8 resolutions, so you lose 3 pixels to the left
> and right (this is for everyone with a "720" lcd tv which is really
> 1366x768)
Actually, my TV does run at 1366x768, and that's what the Edid from it says. I 
do, however, run xorg with 1360x768. There is a small black margin on the RHS, 
but we can live with that.


Mike Perkins

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