[mythtv-users] change channel script limit at 2 digits (DTA100)
pickle136 at sbcglobal.net
Wed Mar 31 17:16:32 UTC 2010
On 3/31/2010 1:10 PM, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 03/31/2010 09:54 AM, Scott wrote:
>> Does anyone have a modified script that limits or only uses the 2
>> least significant digits that are sent from mythbackend to the change
>> channel script?
>> The background is that I have ive seen that the backend is reqesting
>> channel numbers like 1043, when i only need to send 43 to the ir
>> blaster. My script works when only using 2 digits, but when i setup
>> the backend to use it and switch to that input nothing happens and
>> livetv fails.
>> I think the DTA goes nuts seeing a 4 digit channel, rather than a
>> 0-99 channel.
>> I based the script off the one in the mythtv contrib folder.
> As Jeff said, you need to edit your channels in mythtv-setup, MythWeb,
> or mythfrontend channel editor and put the right channel number into
> the frequency ID.
> Currently your MythTV configuration is broken--not your channel change
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Seems like a very painful way to fix the problem, like I said before I
dont really want to hand modify all channels below 99, and technically I
could be changing channels above 99. I still think that filtering out
the extra digits in the script would be quicker.
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