[mythtv-users] Why are recording thumbnails png instead of jpg?

Mike Holden mikeholden99+mythtv at gmail.com
Mon Feb 4 04:54:26 UTC 2019

On Sun, 3 Feb 2019 at 00:08, Jonatan Lindblad <lindbladjonatan at gmail.com>

> Den 2019-02-02 kl. 10:46, skrev Stephen Worthington:
> > Creating it from the existing PNG is always going to create a
> > lower quality result - all lossy compression algorithms by definition
> > cause loss - which means loss of quality.

> What do you mean by this?  PNG is lossless.

Yes, but creating a JPG from that PNG is lossy, which is what was being
said :-)

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