[mythtv-users] MythTV as a DVD player
drees76 at gmail.com
Thu May 17 19:57:14 UTC 2007
On 5/17/07, Willy Boyd <willyboyd at gmail.com> wrote:
> - Menus don't line up properly when using overscan settings. I use
> manual overscan because otherwise I can see the extra "data" white
> lines in recordings, and this throws off the menu placement in
> mythDVD. What would be nice is to be able to say "MythDVD ignores
> overscan setting".
> - Recently, more and more dvds don't play properly. I chalk this up
> to Arccos protection or some other "anti-piracy" scheme in use by the
> studios. Either the movie doesn't start, or it just freezes halfway
> through. I've had to resort to my PS2 for playback, which doesn't
> have the surround sound hooked up to it and it just sucks to have to
> resort back to stereo sound.
Looks like 2 of your issues are the same as mine. I wonder if the DVD
playback issues you're seeing are the same as mine? I just updated the
firmware on my player last night, waiting for another Netflix movie to
come through so I can see if it works better or not.
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