[mythtv-users] Improving Channel Switching Speed

Jeremy Gillick jeremymailing at gmail.com
Thu Aug 30 17:59:12 UTC 2007


So I'm guessing by the lack of responses that there isn't a way to do this.
I was hoping I could tweak the buffer setting or something to get the
channel changing to go faster.

- Thanks

On 8/29/07, Jeremy Gillick <jeremymailing at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> HA HA.  I agree, but my wife likes to channel surf.
>
> Thanks.
>
> On 8/29/07, Rev Simon Rumble <simon at rumble.net > wrote:
> >
> > This one time, at band camp, Jeremy Gillick wrote:
> > >    Is there a way to reduce the time it takes to switch between
> > channels? I
> > >    have a set top box with a homebrew IR blaster.  The set top box
> > already
> > >    takes long enough to change channels and I'm hoping there's a way
> > to
> > >    improve the speed on the MythTv end.  Currently it takes up to 8
> > seconds
> > >    to switch between channels.
> >
> > Stop flicking through channels and start using Myth as intended?
> >
> > Seriously, I don't know how you have the time.  I've only got FTA
> > channels and I still record way more telly than I can find time to
> > watch.
> >
> > --
> > Rev Simon Rumble <simon at rumble.net>
> > www.rumble.net
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