[mythtv-users] Twin Tuner Live TV issue

Stuart Auchterlonie stuarta at squashedfrog.net
Mon Dec 18 10:56:27 UTC 2006


On Sun, Dec 17, 2006 at 06:42:53PM +0000, Ian Newby wrote:
> Hi Folks
>     I have a twin tuner Haunpage Nova-T 500 (which seems to work ok).
> 
> My issue is watching live TV. When I'm watching live TV on one of the
> tuners, and that tuner is going to be used for a recording, I get a menu
> saying do I want to switch channels, go back to the menu or something.
> Is there any way to tell Myth to just recording using the unused tuner?
> Both tuners are identical, it just seems to randomly choose to record on
> one or the other.
> 

There's an option buried in the menus which IIRC is called
"Avoid Conflicts with LiveTV" or similar. What this does
is makes livetv use the tuner *least* likely to be used
for a recording. Try turning that on.

Stuart



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