[Fwd: Re: [vdr] How does VDR handle AFD?]

Darren Salt linux at youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk
Thu Sep 15 19:26:07 CEST 2005

I demand that Malcolm Caldwell may or may not have written...

[snip; DXR3 with AFD patch]
> As I said they worked in as much as when I watched that channel everything
> was Ok, but once I changed back to another channel without AFDs I would end
> up with eg. a 16:9 programme displayed as a 4:3 on my 4:3 display.

> As there was only AFD information on the one channel I did not debug this
> any further.

ISTM that that AFD patch is incomplete. There is one AFD value which means
"use the image aspect ratio"; the absence of AFD information should be
treated as if that value was given.

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