[mythtv-users] disable live-tv and audo problems

Sir Benjamin sir_benji at hotmail.com
Thu Jan 11 01:08:14 UTC 2007

Yes, the audio output from my TV card goes into the "CD in" for my sound 
card.  The sound in tv is mute, until I execute:

"v4lctl volume mute off"

I can disable the tv sound again manually, using "v4lctl volume mute on", 
but I 'd rather not have to do this...

>From: "Nick Morrott" <knowledgejunkie at gmail.com>
>Reply-To: Discussion about mythtv <mythtv-users at mythtv.org>
>To: "Discussion about mythtv" <mythtv-users at mythtv.org>
>Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] disable live-tv and audo problems
>Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2007 01:02:01 +0000
>On 11/01/07, Sir Benjamin <sir_benji at hotmail.com> wrote:
> > OK, but I don't want it to record live TV even when I'm watching it 
> > I explictly tell it to).  Can I turn off that automatic recording?
>No, but you could instead use another TV viewer for LiveTV, and add a
>menu item for this to the main MythTV menu. LiveTV recordings made by
>MythTV are usually automatically expired (deleted) after a specified
>period, and scheduled recordings typically have higher priority than
>LiveTV, so you should not have a problem with your disk filling up as
>lower priority recordings will be expired to make room for new
>Your A/V sync problems are not due to this, and are more likely due to
>audio mixer issues, which are also the cause of your TV audio
>continuing after exiting LiveTV. Is your TV card's audio output routed
>through your sound card's line-in?
>MythTV Official wiki:
>MythTV users list archive:
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