[mythtv-users] X and Y offsets not working in .15?
steve-mythtv at happyslug.com
Wed Jun 2 18:17:25 EDT 2004
Last night I performed a major upgrade on my Myth box, and after a bit
of work, almost everything seems to be working fine again. The only
problem is that the X and Y offset settings no longer seem to have any
The box is running Slackware-Current and uses a PVR-350 for tuner and
TV-out functions. Before the upgrade, it had been a little while since I
had refreshed the slackware packages, so a number of things changed.
Most notably was the change from XFree86 to Xorg for the X11 stuff. This
seems to have worked just fine (after I copied XF86Config to xorg.conf).
I also upgraded to Myth 0.15.1, which also seems to be working correctly.
However, when I finally got everything sorted out and got Myth running
on the TV, the GUI was offset a ways to the top and left of the screen,
and didn't reach the full length or height. I figured my offsets had
been reset during the upgrade, so I went to change them, but they still
had the offsets from .14 (which looked just fine with .14).
When I started fiddling around with the screen size and offset
parameters, I found that while changes to the screen size values did
have an effect, the offsets did not. No matter what offsets I set, the
upper-left corner of the GUI still remained off the top and left of the
Anybody run into this problem at all with .15? Since so much changed on
my box, I don't know if the issue is Myth or Xorg, or something else.
All I know is that running Myth .14 with XFree86 before the upgrade
Thanks for any help you can offer!
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