[vdr] PVRINPUT plugin and "black/cinema bars"

Tony Houghton h at realh.co.uk
Mon Apr 26 20:20:46 CEST 2010

On Mon, 26 Apr 2010 10:27:18 -0700
VDR User <user.vdr at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Apr 26, 2010 at 12:27 AM, Martin Dauskardt <md001 at gmx.de>
> wrote:
> > The driver does not support clipping/cropping. We will always encode
> > the whole capture size. If there is already a bar, it will also be
> > in the encoded stream. You could try to use the zoom mode of your
> > TV.
> You _could_ write some functions to detect and remove letterboxing,
> though I don't know anyone motivated enough to actually do it.

If anyone is they could borrow code from mplayer's cropdetect filter.

TH * http://www.realh.co.uk

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