[mythtv-users] Changes to 6200ch.c for new DCH3200 (vendor id 2374)
danielk at cuymedia.net
Thu Apr 23 15:36:44 UTC 2009
On Thu, 2009-04-23 at 04:53 -0400, Ben Giddings wrote:
> It did require one change though. The DCH3200 has a vendor ID that
> isn't recognized by 6200ch. I made a couple of minor changes and now
> it works, so I'd like to submit a patch for that. I also verified at
> the IEEE's website and sure enough, the new ID is registered to
> Motorola. Since I don't know how the list treats attachments I'll
> just do it inline. If someone wants it as an attachment, just tell me
> where to send it.
Where was the list on IEEE's website, I'd like to just insert all the
known ones at once...
> One question though. As I was adding the cable box, I came across the
> problem of how to make the DCH3200 and Homerun co-exist. They're both
> feeding off the same "source", but they're pretty different beasts.
> The HD Homerun only picks up the unencrypted, digital stations, which
> are a small subset of the ones listed as "Comcast Digital Cable", but
> it does pick up a bunch of stations that aren't listed under "Local
> Broadcast Listings - Antenna", using SchedulesDirect's naming. Also,
> Comcast uses "806" for the local fox digital channel number, but the
> HD Homerun picks it up as 25-1. What's the best way to get the two to
> co-exist? It seems like it would be two listings on SchedulesDirect:
> "Comcast Digital Cable" and "Comcast Digital Cable Unencrypted", or
> something along those lines.
In the input connections in mythtv-setup, just put both input
connections in the same input group (second pane of that setup
screen). Then they will not be used at the same time.
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