[mythtv] Suggestion for improving SLOW channel changing in LiveTV.....

Isaac Richards ijr at case.edu
Thu Sep 8 08:27:08 UTC 2005

On Thursday 08 September 2005 03:13 am, Buzz wrote:
> Hi All,
> We all know that channel changing in LiveTV is SLOW, because of a number of
> core features (tuning time, ring buffers, etc etc), so here's a suggestion
> for improving SLOW channel changing in LiveTV....
> CONCEPT: Pre-emptively tuning non-active tuner/s to a channel either side
> of the current one.... and changing channels by switching liveTV to the
> pre-tuned tuner instead of re-tuning the active tuner. (then re-tuning it
> automatically once it's non-active if required).

Been discussed several times before.  I think it's pretty silly, myself.


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