[mythtv] Strange EPG behavior

J. Donavan Stanley jdonavan at jdonavan.net
Thu Apr 22 05:32:18 EDT 2004

Kevin Kuphal wrote:

>I think I figured out the problem.  This only occurs when going into the
>Guide from the main menu.  It operates as we expect when calling up the
>guide while watching live TV.  I think this revolves around the fact that
>you are assuming that we are in Live TV mode (by checking the m_player) but
>I'm expecting that if I'm in the Guide (even outside of Live TV) that if I
>click select on a currently playing program that it will tune and launch
>that program.  

The setting  does say something to the effect of "allow select to change 
the channel while in live tv mode". 

>Can that be implemented as part of your patch or is that something outside
>the realm of how the guide operates?
It might make sense for the case where the show is currently on, however 
if you're not currently watching TV the most common use for the guide is 
to schedule recordings...

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