[mythtv] External Change Channel....

mythtv-dev@snowman.net mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Tue, 31 Dec 2002 11:39:16 -0600 (CST)

On 31 Dec, Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 31, 2002 at 10:30:00AM -0600, misleb@onshore.com wrote:
>> What if the cable box doesn't have a composite output? I've never seen one
>> that does. Is it possible to keep the tuner card tuned to channel 3 and
>> only use the external channel changing script?
> All of the modern digital cable boxes I have seen have at least a composite
> output; some have S-video.
> It would not be too difficult to adapt the code to support this, if you are
> interested in working on it.  In CVS, the external channel change command is
> a set separately for each capture card input, but currently it's ignored for
> inputs named "Television".

I'll have my DirecTV stuff in soon enough. I won't bother. I'll just
work with Basic Cable for now.