[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #2231: Automatically move nextRecording to other tuner if scheduled tuner is busy for showing LiveTV

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Sat Aug 26 15:50:35 UTC 2006


On 8/25/06, Chris Pinkham <cpinkham at bc2va.org> wrote:
> * On Fri Aug 25, 2006 at 08:33:35AM -0400, Steven Adeff wrote:
> > negative priority shows lose to LiveTV, positive priority shows win over LiveTV?
> >
> > I imagine a default such as this would at least benefit those with one
> > tuner or cases where all the tuners are scheduled to record while
> > watching live tv.
> >
> > I personally already set my "I'd like to record this when possible,
> > but its not mandatory(ie. filler)" to negative priorities and the
> > shows I "must record" to positive priorities.
>
> I think it might make sense to trigger the LiveTV session to change to a
> different tuner, preferably one that has the same channel you're currently
> watching.  So, a LiveTV session would get pushed to the lowest priority tuner
> over time, but only if necessary to allow better/higher-priority tuners to be
> used to record something.  This could be setup as the default option for the
> popup menu instead of the current method.

how do you prevent it from changing channels in the middle of the show then?

-- 
Steve
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