[mythtv-users] MythTV & Linux Newbie - A few ?'s
kuphal at dls.net
Wed Dec 21 11:41:15 EST 2005
obscure information. wrote:
> * Once Linux begins to boot, I can no longer see the video output on
> my monitor, only my television. Is this normal, or did I mess
> something up while configuring TV-Out?
This is normal.
> * If normal, is there any way to make it output the signal to both?
> As I haven't fully 'tweaked' everything yet, the output signal to the
> TV leaves something to be desired when looking at smaller text or
> working in the console.
Yes. I think nVidia calls this TwinView or something like that
> * What is the recommended resolution to output to the TV? I've got
> mine at 1024 x 768 on a standard 4:3 32" screen. Should I be dropping
> this down to something more realistic like 640 x 480?
Myth screens for 4:3 are built for 800x600 resolution in the menus and
this is what I use.
> * The output to the TV is slightly off center. I've messed with the
> overscan settings in nvidia-setup but even afterwards the vertical
> picture is off by about 3/4" from the top. How can I adjust the
> vertical position?
Maybe try xvidtune?
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