[mythtv] [PATCH] 16:9 vertical stretch

Kenneth Aafl°y ke-aa at frisurf.no
Sun Mar 28 11:28:31 EST 2004


On Sunday 28 March 2004 17:51, Jon Read wrote:
> Oscar Carlsson wrote:
> > So you set your tv to WideScreen mode, as if you're watching an
> > anamorphic DVD?
>
> My JVC TV has "Regular" (4:3), "Full" (16:9), "Panoramic" (16:9 variable
> stretch), "14:9 Zoom", "16:9 Zoom" and "16:9 Zoom (subtitled)" modes.
>
> I leave it on "Full"; this works with most channels as they broadcast
> proper 16:9 and I can always scale it down to 4:3.
>
> The problem occurs when a channel broadcasts a 16:9 programme with black
> bars top and bottom so it looks OK on a 4:3 TV.  I can switch the TV to
> "16:9 Zoom" but it's a) less convenient having to find the other remote,
> and b) the quality drops (see original post).

Isn't this what the '16:9 Zoom' mode in MythTV is supposed to do?

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Kenneth Aafl°y
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