[vdr] vdr-xine and overscan area

Reinhard Nissl rnissl at gmx.de
Wed Feb 23 00:06:54 CET 2005


Anssi Hannula wrote:

> I'm using xine plugin here with a desktop (over network, actually).
> But there is one rather irritating problem:
> There are (at least on Finnish channels) usually different kinds of 
> color borders, distortions etc. in the edges (the area that gets 
> overscanned in televisions).
> Is there a way to cut the overscan area from the video? If not, I (and 
> many xine users in Finland, I believe) would greatly appreciate such a 
> feature in the postprocess plugin.

I was already thinking about such a feature:
* One post process plugin to crop away any kind of black borders and
* another one to add them again in the case your output device needs 
some overscan area.

But I fear that I won't find some time on this issue in February :-(

Dipl.-Inform. (FH) Reinhard Nissl
mailto:rnissl at gmx.de

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