[mythtv-users] OSD Now/Next information from database?
kuphal at dls.net
Thu Dec 22 23:35:11 EST 2005
Michael T. Dean wrote:
> duckeo wrote:
>> Did some searching for this on google as well but I can't find anyone
>> who's tried implementing it.
>> Has anyone attempted to reproduce the 'now/next' information onto the
>> OSD based on MythTV's own database (rather than the DVB station's EPG)?
>> I always found that a very useful function of Digital TV and would
>> love it would be in MythTV.
>> Conceptually I *think* it would be fairly easily to implement (the
>> OSD does database queries everytime the channel changes anyway
>> right?), make a query for two rows each time a key is pressed.
> Isn't that what browse mode is for? Press "o" while watching LiveTV
> to enter browse mode. Then, to see what's on next, use the right
> arrow. And, with browse mode, you can get Next-next and
> Next-next-next and ... ;)
> If you really like browse mode, you can set your channel up/down
> buttons to always use browse mode.
I think he is referring to next timeslot, not next channel.
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