[mythtv-users] Schedules Direct and multiple zap2it accounts

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Mon Aug 27 00:22:21 UTC 2007

On 8/26/07, Michael T. Dean <mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> On 08/26/2007 07:06 PM, Steven Adeff wrote:
> > On 8/26/07, Michael T. Dean <mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> >> On 08/26/2007 06:53 PM, Gabe Rubin wrote:
> >>> but I am not understanding
> >>> at what stage I tell myth that one of my sources cannot access all the
> >>> channels in that "meta-lineup."
> >> When configuring the channels for the video source, you delete the ones
> >> that are not available to the input with which the video source is
> >> associated.
> >>
> >
> > where can one delete channels from a lineup for a specific video
> > source? It would seem there needs to be a second channel editor, one
> > for telling myth which channels in the lineup that source is capable
> > of tuning.
> In MythTV setup's channel editor, the video source name is displayed in
> parens after the channel's callsign and channel number, so by deleting
> the "copy" of the channel associated with the video source that cannot
> receive that channel, you're removing the channel from the video source.

will have to give it a look, thanks.

> Regarding your other question, "What happens when a new channel appears
> in the lineup but i only want one of my tuners to have it as an option?"
> new channels are never added automatically to sources associated with
> digital inputs.  They will be added to sources associated with analog
> inputs unless you specify the proper options (i.e.
> --remove-new-channels).  (I don't know how the firewire inputs are
> treated, though.)  Also, Myth tries not to add ATSC channels to NTSC
> sources.

so how would I then manually add the channel?

> Then again, if you're really concerned, you could sign up for 2 SD
> accounts (for twice the price of one) and never have to worry about it.  :)

I'd rather just get things working properly ;-)

thanks Michael!

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