[mythtv-users] Backend - Input connections - DirecTV receiver serial control
knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Tue Feb 21 19:03:54 UTC 2006
On 21/02/06, Steve Dorsey <info at dorseygraphics.com> wrote:
> I'm trying to get my RCA DRD435RH DirecTV receiver to change
> channels via the serial cable from my MythTV box. I have a "rca.pl"
> file loaded into the /usr/local/bin/changechannel directory on the
> box. I then went to the mythtv-setup program, and I placed "/usr/
> local/bin/changechannel" in the "external channel change command"
> field under "Input Connections".
MythTV will need the full path to the actual script, including the
script's name, so ensure
is in the external channel change command field, and that the script
has appropriate permissions to allow it to be run by the backend.
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