[mythtv] Request: please fix channel up/down and watch live TV defaults forDVB:HD tuners

Isaac Richards ijr at case.edu
Thu Jun 2 16:16:44 UTC 2005


On Thursday 02 June 2005 10:23 am, Daniel Kristjansson wrote:
> On Thu, 2005-06-02 at 09:28 -0400, Isaac Richards wrote:
> > On Wednesday 01 June 2005 11:44 pm, Mudit Wahal wrote:
> > > If I modify the channum from 2_1 to 21, 2_2 to 22, 5_1 to 52 and so
> > > on, then I can click thru every single channel in my line up ! But it
> > > breaks the mythfilldatabase as its looking for channel numbers 2_1,
> > > 2_2 and not for 21, 22.
> >
> > mythfilldatabase doesn't do anything with the channum field, except fill
> > it in when creating a channel.  You're quite free to change it to
> > whatever you want, and in the case of HD channels, I'd assume most people
> > would want to due to the lack of a _ key on most remotes.
>
> mythfilldatabase doesn't care, but hdtvrecorder does. If Mudit wanted to
> go back to using the v4l drivers then he'd want the "_" character in his
> channel names.

Speaking of which, when are we deprecating the hdtvrecorder stuff?  Doesn't 
make sense to support two different drivers for the same hardware to me, 
especially when one (ie, DVB) is much more of a standard.

Isaac


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