[mythtv-users] Simulate turning on and off within MythTV

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Fri Apr 27 04:15:18 UTC 2007

On 27/04/07, Dave M G <martin at autotelic.com> wrote:

> What I'd like to be able to do, is with the click of the "Power" button
> on my Hauppauge PVR-150 silver remote, have the screen shut off and the
> sound muted, so that the effect is like turning off a regular TV. And,
> ideally, have the same button to toggle the screen and sound back on.

It's quite simple to bind a script to a key using irexec, and you can
esaily script commands to both mute audio and force DPMS standby.

See http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/104787 and
http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/55509 for more

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