[mythtv-users] display resolution switching still not working

dean vanden heuvel deanv at cox.net
Sat Sep 11 11:26:35 EDT 2004


what setting or settings induce this behavior?

-dvh

On Fri, 10 Sep 2004 22:03:19 -0400
James Armstrong <james at thearmstrongs.org> wrote:

> dean vanden heuvel wrote:
> 
> >It seems that I had compiled without the "xrandr" option, so the settings screen was not available.  After a recompile, I now see what you are talking about, but that induces another question...do you have automatic settings somewhere that adjust your backend capture resolution based on content?  channel?
> >
> >-dvh
> >
> >On Fri, 10 Sep 2004 09:04:10 -0400
> >James Armstrong <james at thearmstrongs.org> wrote:
> >
> >  
> >
> >>dean vanden heuvel wrote:
> >>
> >>    
> >>
> >>>how do you set differing resolutions on a per-show basis??
> >>>
> >>>-dvh
> >>>
> >>>On Thu, 09 Sep 2004 21:03:49 -0400
> >>>James Armstrong <james at thearmstrongs.org> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> 
> >>>
> >>>      
> >>>
> >>You set it based on the recorded resolution. There is a default screen 
> >>size plus two screen sizes that can be switched to based on the width 
> >>and height of the recorded program. That way you can watch 720x480 
> >>recordings on 888x508 (in my case) and 1920x1080i recordings on 
> >>1856x1080 (in my case).
> >>
> >>- James
> >>    
> >>
> All my shows are set to record using the a recording profile that is set 
> to 720x480. When I record from a channel that has a HD program playing 
> it automatically records it at 1920x1088.
> 
> - James
> 


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