[mythtv] LiveTV with multiple tuners fails when first tuner doesn't respond...

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Thu Feb 2 04:34:16 UTC 2006

On 2/1/06, Michael T. Dean <mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> Steven Adeff wrote:
> >I have three tuners, for some reason MythTV wants to use my firewire
> >connected cablebox as the first tuner for live TV, the problem is, if it
> >doesn't get a signal over firewire instead of going to the next tuner it
> >just fails out of livetv making it impossible to go into live TV. Is there a
> >way to A) tell it to use my PVR150 for live tv first instead of the firewire
> >input, or B) have it go to the next tuner instead of just failing?
> >
> >
> >
> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/165477#165477
> If you read the whole thread, you'll find all the answers you need.  The
> link above takes you to Bruce Markey's post about how LiveTV capture
> card input selection works--in other posts in the thread he provides
> information about how to change the card input used by LiveTV.
> Mike

Great thread, thanks for the link Mike!


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