[mythtv-users] Per Card Volume Control Bounty started

Tom Lichti tom at redpepperracing.com
Thu Sep 7 21:20:30 UTC 2006

Anduin Withers wrote:
>> I don't think the goal of this proposed bounty system is to try to pay the
>> devs what they would make on the open market for their work.  They are all
>> doing the work for free right now and $500 is a lot more than $0 so it 
>> seems like a good idea to me.
> Doing a lot of work for nothing feels a lot better than doing a lot of work
> for some pittance. That said, I don't think anyone would bother arguing
> market rates for bounties should be expected or are reasonable.
I won't argue that.
> I personally would like to see per-card volume control. I also know that at
> least one reason it isn't already done is that volume is a codec parameter.
> Codec parameters are associated with recording profiles.
At what point is the volume set? I know it happens at the very least 
when a recording starts, but I thought the volume is a hardware setting?
> Do you make a general codec parameter override or just volume?
> Do you make it per-card or per-input?
> Where does the UI for adjusting the volume go? (Currently the only logically
> place it could go is in the card setup screen in mythtv-setup which is miles
> from where the codec volume setting is)
Can't argue with that either.


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