[vdr] UK Channel Logos

Dominic Evans oldmanuk at gmail.com
Tue Apr 26 10:06:00 CEST 2011


On 25 April 2011 21:27, Morfsta <morfsta at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 6:43 PM, Dominic Evans <oldmanuk at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I spent some time earlier in Illustrator, sourcing vector images of
>> various UK channel logos from promotional PDFs issued by Freeview,
>> Freesat and Sky and dumped them into individual SVG files for each
>> channel.
>
> Excellent work, there's always lots of German logos for VDR, but very
> little for UK users.

Thanks :-)

>> Ideally these could be used to build a decent set of images for use
>> with VDR (e.g., PearlHD skin), EPG (yaepghd?) and web interface
>> (live).
>>
>
> Do they just need converting to XPM, PNG or something similar? How can
> we do this?
>
> It would be great to convert them so that we can now use them in VDR.

Yep. It is trivial to convert them to PNG or XPM, but the different
skins and interfaces all seem to have different requirements in terms
of pixel size and aspect ratio (e.g., 1:1 square crop vs free-form).
I'll be looking into it shortly.



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