[mythtv] NVidia Shield screen resolution

Mark Spieth mark at digivation.com.au
Sun Jul 29 22:58:05 UTC 2018

On 30 July 2018 08:29:31 GMT+10:00, Peter Bennett <pb.mythtv at gmail.com> wrote:
>On 07/29/2018 06:14 PM, Mark Spieth wrote:
>> Is this also with video playback or UI only?
>It is both. In the Setup->Appearance I tried changing the GUI size to 
>1280x720. That should have used one third of the width and height, but 
>actually used two thirds of the width and height.
>> Is it different with media codec vs GLES?
>No - media codec is also using OpenGL for output, the same as used by 
>software decoding. It may be different with a surface but there is no 
>code to use a surface at this time.
>> CPU definitely takes a hit for a 4K screen though.
>> Will do some research on this.
Smells like a qt or platform gl problem. Need to check qt source for 1920 restrictions.

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