[mythtv] HDTV audio static
John Patrick Poet
john at BlueSkyTours.com
Wed Aug 18 12:21:29 EDT 2004
On Wed, 18 Aug 2004, Kyle Rose wrote:
> There appears to be something wrong with the audio portion of HDTV
> playback in MythTV. If I go to live TV or initiate an HDTV recording
> on some channel/program, the audio most often comes out as horrible
> loud static on my remote frontend; yet, the picture is superb,
> suggesting the problem isn't with the MPEG stream itself. To wit, if
> I play the .nuv file directly with vlc, the audio is fine, which
> implies this is a problem with mythfrontend's playback.
> Anyone else seeing...er, hearing this behavior?
The behavior you describe would happen if the audio stream is Dolby Digital,
you have AC3 passthrough turned on, but your receiver does not know how to
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