[mythtv-users] help with channel changing
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sat Dec 17 09:11:35 EST 2005
sarvinc at fastmail.fm wrote:
>I think I've made a mistake. I'm building a Myth box for my parents, I thought
>they had analogue cable but it turns out they have digital. I'm here now for
>a few days and would like to get this set up for them. The Digital Cable box
>is a Scientific Atlanta 3100. Of course I've already set up a pvr 350 to go
>in the box and would prefer to just continue using that. I've read that with
>digital cable boxes I'll need an external channel changing device like an IR
>blaster. Is there a way I can get the 350 to do the actuall channel changing?
>I know it's odd but my parents Original Series 1 Tivo has no problem changing
It uses an IR blaster.
> Can I somehow emulate this with Mythtv?
You could build use an IR blaster or IR transmitter. ;)
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