[mythtv-users] switch from RB to DVI-D looses menu font
masterclc at gmail.com
Thu Jul 19 02:37:34 UTC 2007
On 7/18/07, Matt Flax <flatmax at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have a feeling that this problem is to do with resolution and scaling of
> menu items.
> I installed mythtv using the RGB connector. All good.
> I then plug in my DVI-D (HDMI) connector and I believe the resolution is
> better - more pixels.
> I remove the RGB connector.
> Turn the box on.
> The menu background and icons show up, but the menu text doesn't. Strange.
> I can scroll and select menu items, but simply no text is shown. The icons
> change however.
> When I plug both the DVI-D and RGB in, it works as normal, even though I am
> using the
> DVI-D as the main line. The mere presence of the RGB possibly reduces the
> resolution over the DVI-D
> to the original - just a hypothesis.
> Is there a way to up the reolution without loosing the menut text.
> Is there perhaps a menu regeneration method ?
You don't mention what hardware, but just to answer your question
directly, yes you can "force" a regen:
rm -rf ~/.mythtv/themecache
Not at my system right now, but I'm pretty sure it's themecache,
obviously you should double check that ;)
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