[mythtv-users] Displaying 4:3 content on a 16:9 TV - black borders
Buechler, Mark R
Mark_R_Buechler at bausch.com
Fri Jul 9 11:22:57 EDT 2004
I have a question regarding the black borders which show on a 16:9 format TV
when displaying video in 4:3 format. I have a rear projection TV and I'm
concerned that the lack of "normal" burn where these black bars are will
someday become very apparent in contrast to the rest of the picture. Is
there an easy way to change the color of these black borders? Maybe a dark
gray would be more appropriate? If I were to change this in code, where
would I look, in libs/libmythtv/videoout.xv.cpp? Could it be as simple as
changing an Xv parameter?
Thanks in advance, Mark.
Bausch & Lomb
150 Years of Perfecting Vision, Enhancing Life (TM)
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