[mythtv] Strange EPG behavior

J. Donavan Stanley jdonavan at jdonavan.net
Thu Apr 22 05:32:18 EDT 2004


Kevin Kuphal wrote:

>I think I figured out the problem.  This only occurs when going into the
>Guide from the main menu.  It operates as we expect when calling up the
>guide while watching live TV.  I think this revolves around the fact that
>you are assuming that we are in Live TV mode (by checking the m_player) but
>I'm expecting that if I'm in the Guide (even outside of Live TV) that if I
>click select on a currently playing program that it will tune and launch
>that program.  
>  
>

The setting  does say something to the effect of "allow select to change 
the channel while in live tv mode". 


>Can that be implemented as part of your patch or is that something outside
>the realm of how the guide operates?
>  
>
It might make sense for the case where the show is currently on, however 
if you're not currently watching TV the most common use for the guide is 
to schedule recordings...


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