[mythtv-users] Channel confusion - 'Record on this channel' fails
gravityhammer at gmail.com
Tue May 13 14:07:19 UTC 2008
On Tue, May 13, 2008 at 9:32 AM, Yan Seiner <yan at seiner.com> wrote:
> I have 2 different PBS stations available. One is about 40 miles away
> and one is local. The remote one is at 7_1 and the local is at 28_1.
> The problem is that if I select 'Record on this channel', myth *always*
> picks the first one, which, being far away, is subject to dropout. Even
> if I select the program on 28_1 and tell myth to 'Record on this channel
> only' it will record on 7_1 and show the show on 28_1 as 'This showing
> will be recorded at an earlier time'.
> The result is that many of the PBS shows are unwatchable because of the
> dropout. I keep 7_* in the lineup because a) recordings work at night
> and b) some shows come on one station and not the other.
> In my view, this is a bug but perhaps it's a feature to some... Any
> ideas on how to work around it?
Odd - I don't seem to have that problem here. Do the channels have
the same XMLTV ID?
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