[vdr] Best practices for running vdr-xine
seppo.ingalsuo at iki.fi
Tue May 5 17:56:26 CEST 2009
Artem Makhutov wrote:
> I am not sure about this. Have you tried to force a differnet resolution with a modline?
I'm doing that at the moment but I lost the feature of making slightly
underscanned desktop to compensate the overscan of this old HD Ready TV.
I'm able to get a smaller resolution but it's shifted towards upper left
corner and I'm not sure if vertical and horizontal shift is possible
without loosing sync. Xvidtune refused to alter the mode parameters.
With an old nvidia driver that scaled to closest back-end resolution
(visible in nvidia-settings utility) in EDID I could this way make a
centered non-scaled underscanned desktop that fitted about exactly the
1366x768 display. But now this scaling happens compared to EDID
resolution that is reported as native (1080i60 I think) and the trick
doesn't work. The result is a stamp sized flickering picture :^(
Nvidia didn't respond at their forum.
> Regards, Artem
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