[mythtv-users] Help, Channel change script's first argument aint channel number
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Jan 6 03:31:55 UTC 2008
On 01/05/2008 08:12 PM, Evuraan::ഏവൂരാന് wrote:
> I've trying to set up an External Channel Change Command with the help of
> Despite mythtv-setup saying that the 1st arg will be the channel
> number - this does not seem to be true. Most of the time my changer
> scripts gets a $1 of humengous numbers like 349250 etc.
> This could the freqid or what ever, but how can I make myth call the
> external scriptjust with the channel # it wants to call, and not get
> way fancy instead?
The freqid /is/ the channel number--unless someone changes it to a
frequency (in kHz). In other words, if you want a channel number instead
of a frequency, change your freqid values to the channel number using
the channel editor in mythtv-setup or MythWeb.
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