[mythtv] Internal DVD Player multichannel support
mark at dclabs.com.au
Tue May 2 02:17:34 UTC 2006
> I have not taken a look at the patch yet, though I've been aware of its
> existence and intended to look at it once I get a few other things about
> myth system stable. Does it currently provide for both AC3/DTS decoding
> to 6
> analog outputs as well as decoding DPL/DPLII to 6 analog outputs? Having
I havent heard of DPL/DPLII. I dont think there is a decoder in lavc. could
be wrong of course.
AFAIK the only multichannel decoders present are AC3 and DTS.
> mythtv (and whatever ends up playing DVDs when done through myth) properly
> output to all 6 channels given source material in DPL/DPLII and AC3/DTS
> make life a lot easier - I could just leave the receiver in "external
just enable passthru and it should work for you as is.
> mode and be done with it. Maybe a keystroke in the different playback
> modes to
> switch between surround and "bypass" (stereo (front L+R), but with
> to steer bass to the LFE channel) would be a good thing to do as well.
might be difficult to change dynamically. leave this feature for a lot later
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