[mythtv-users] Re: Two tuners but got dropped from live TV when a single recording started

Mark Knecht markknecht at gmail.com
Sat Sep 3 20:01:56 UTC 2005

On 9/3/05, David Engel <gigem at comcast.net> wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 02, 2005 at 05:19:21PM -0700, Bruce Markey wrote:
> > TV Settings->General, first page, check "Avoid conflicts between
> > live TV and scheduled shows".
> That's only a partial solution.  I've said this before, but I'll say
> it again.  I have a more complete solution sketched out.  However,
> since live TV is a very low priority to me, I may never get to it.  If
> someone else wants to take a stab at it though, I'd be happy to coach
> them through it.
> On Fri, Sep 02, 2005 at 05:33:31PM -0700, Mark Knecht wrote:
> >    I don't see why that isn't checked by default!
> If you have different quality tuner cards, this option will make live
> TV use the lowest quality tuner.

Sure, that's understandable. Maybe a cool solution in the future could
be a message that pops up telling me the system has put me on a
different tuner so that recording could use the one I was using, etc.,
would be cool.

> On Fri, Sep 02, 2005 at 05:43:41PM -0700, Mark Knecht wrote:
> >    I didn't get any message - I just got dropped. I have seen that
> That's a known bug.  I hope danielk is working on it since I think his
> changes introduced it.


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