[vdr] hardcoded NTSC/PAL values in VDR?

André Weidemann Andre.Weidemann at web.de
Wed Jun 21 09:56:04 CEST 2006

C.Y.M wrote:
> There seem to be a few hardcoded values for PAL in VDR's source code. Klaus, can
> you tell me if any of these would make a difference to a NTSC only system?  I
> know that most tv's in Europe can do both NTSC and PAL. Unfortunately, almost
> all the tv's in America only support NTSC and cant handle the PAL formats.
> BR.

There is a plugin out there that handles OSD resizing and everything 
else necessary to watch NTSC. It was posted to the VDR List by Andreas 
Brugger on December 31st 2005.
You can find it here:

I've been using the plugin ever since January and never had any issues 
with NTSC material. Why don't you give it a try for the time being?!


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