[mythtv] AC3/DTS passthru, does anyone see a use for these?

Paul B. Henson henson at acm.org
Mon Dec 12 20:00:37 EST 2005

On Mon, 12 Dec 2005, Daniel Kristjansson wrote:

> I asked in commits if someone using these could test the patch on #730 a
> few days ago. But no one seems to have responded.
> Does anyone actually use passthru?
> If not, removing the passthru feature could simplify the code a bit...

Just as a data point, I use AC3 pass-through to my Onkyo receiver when
viewing high-definition OTA shows, and would be very very sad if the option
went away :). I'm not sure I have any content with DTS encoding other than

I've been running SVN revision 7567 which has been remarkably stable.


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