[mythtv] Re: [mythtv-commits] Re: Ticket #767: No LiveTV audio & Floating point exception when trying to change audio channel

Daniel Kristjansson danielk at cuymedia.net
Thu Dec 8 12:29:07 EST 2005

On Thu, 2005-12-08 at 17:07 +0000, Stuart Morgan wrote:
> On Thursday 08 Dec 2005 16:34, Daniel Kristjansson wrote:
> > > The setting affects what audio streams are recorded or have I
> > > misunderstood?
> >
> > Only when using the "hardware_recorder" option. Normally it is used to
> > choose which audio and DVB subtitle streams to default to during playback.
> Well I only asked because I noted that it is a frontend specific setting - on 
> a multiple frontend system which instance does the backend use? e.g. In the 
> hypothetical situation that I'm using a hardware encoder, my Eritrean 
> flat-mate sets his frontend to use Afar and we assume that both English and 
> Afar audio streams exist - would we have a problem?
Yep, pandemonium.

Of course, if you record a normal stream this isn't going to cause any
problem except maybe in the EIT scan picking up Afar rather than English
guide data or vice versa; but you and your roommate have a problem there

-- Daniel

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