[mythtv-users] Tuner Priority

Matt Goebel matt at goebelnet.com
Thu Jul 21 10:29:12 EDT 2005

> Hi All,
>    I have a PVR-250 and a PVR-500 living together happily in a FE/BE
> system. Why is that Myth always wants to the use the tuner that I'm
> using for LiveTV to record a scheduled program. There are two other
> unused tuners, why not one of them? I know I can switch to another
> tuner, that's what I do, but it dumps the buffer at that point.
>    So my question is thus; is there a way to set tuner priorities so
> that the highest priority for LiveTV is the lowest priority for
> scheduled recordings?
> TIA,
> Ken
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There's an option in the TV setup section to "avoid conflicts between live TV and recordings".  Never used it myself but it's supposed default live
TV to a tuner that's less likely of being used.

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