[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #1143: MythMusic doesn't honour selected audio output device

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Mon Feb 6 15:16:14 UTC 2006

On 2/6/06, Robert Tsai <rtsai1111 at comcast.net> wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 06, 2006 at 02:27:24PM +0000, Stuart Morgan wrote:
> > On Monday 06 Feb 2006 14:09, Colin Guthrie wrote:
> > > Is this something that anyone would really use? I presume you
> > > would use it seeing as you intend to implement it, but I can't
> > > think of many examples... Care to share your setup?
> >
> > I don't intend using it, but the guy I was replying to did have a
> > use. In this case using two devices, one connected to his hi-fi for
> > music and the other to his TV speakers.
> But why not also play TV through the nice speakers? Even if I had
> multiple output devices, wouldn't I prefer to use the best one
> available at all times?

some people don't have their stereo where their TV is, so doing this
would cause the tv sound to come from a different room!

I'm a fan of the way Stuart implemented things in his patch, it gives
flexibility for those that need it, but by defaulting to the same
setup as tv output won't affect those with a more mainstream setup.


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