|Summary:||Broadcom VC IV overlay when windowed does not take HDMI overscan setting into account|
|Product:||[JogAmp] Jogl||Reporter:||Gottfried Haider <gottfried.haider>|
|Component:||embedded||Assignee:||Sven Gothel <sgothel>|
Description Gottfried Haider 2016-07-02 13:04:54 CEST
By default, the Raspberry Pi firmware applies an overscan setting for connected HDMI displays (which can manually disabled by setting disable_overscan=1 in the config.txt). When overscan is enabled, the size of the desktop is reduced by a number of pixels. So for example, on a 1280x720 display, with overscan enabled, running "fbset -s" will report a geometry of only 1184x624 pixels. Now with Processing, when running a windowed sketch that uses the JOGL renderer, the overlayed GL surface is offset to the window decoration. I presume that is because the GL part is working with the native resolution of the display, while the X part is not. I spotted this behavior with Raspbian Jessie version May 2016, and with the latest firmware of today. Disabling overscan fixes this artifact for me. I will check with older releases of the Raspbian distribution to see if this perhaps a regression on their side. Please let me know if you think that this should be handled differently on Rasbpian's side - I can try to take it up with them. Thanks!
Comment 1 Sven Gothel 2019-03-27 03:56:20 CET
I have merged your patch. Since I don't test this platform - I trust you here. Please reopen this bug if required.