[mythtv] [PATCH] Channel preset hack

Matthew S. Hallacy poptix at techmonkeys.org
Fri May 16 11:19:59 EDT 2003

On Fri, May 16, 2003 at 02:43:43PM +0200, ramon.roca at xcombo.com wrote:
> We don't have the A-Z at the remotes, so that's why the hack... Thanks again
> Ben for this w/a.

> That hack clearly does that well, but... (and that's my question) Would not
> be easier to just use chanid, which is already a number and is there, and
> then setup a preference for using it while changing the channels, I haven't
> looked to the source for this yet, but seems less agressive since does not
> require additional columns to the database, maybe that will require a more
> intrussive patch to the code?.

How about joining the rest of the civilized world and just using the real
channel number? Is it really *that* much of a pain to not have your very own
unique channel ID?

Channel # -> Frequency, just like the rest of us.

> Ramon.

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