[mythtv] HDTV audio static

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Wed Aug 18 20:28:16 EDT 2004

On 08/18/2004 07:44 PM, Kyle Rose wrote:

>John Patrick Poet <john at BlueSkyTours.com> writes:
>>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
>>decode it.
>This is not it.  The static only happens about 50% of the time.  The
>other 50% is split between getting full, correct audio and getting
>only audio from the right channel.  Furthermore, I have AC3
>passthrough enabled on xine and the nuv files play just fine there.
But the nuv files don't have embedded AC3 (Dolby Digital) streams in 
them...  So, how about checking your AC3 passthrough setting and saying 
it's not the problem because AC3 passthrough is disabled.  :)


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