[mythtv-users] Confused About HDHomeRun -- SOLVED!!!

Drew Tomlinson drew at mykitchentable.net
Tue Oct 2 00:26:51 UTC 2007

On 10/1/2007 3:35 PM Michael Rice said the following:
> On 10/1/07, Drew Tomlinson <drew at mykitchentable.net> wrote:
>> But what I am seeing is that in most cases, all content is attempting to
>> use cardid 8.  If it is busy, then mythtv marks the show as a conflict.
> So having just installed a HDHR in my setup I'll venture a guess....
> So you have channel 3 (analog) and 3_1 (HD) are the callsigns the same
> or do you now have something like KXXX and KXXX-DT?  If the callsigns
> are not the same Myth doesn't think it is the same channel... and if
> you have rules that say "record anytime on this channel" you will have
> behavior like you describe.

Good guess!  This was the problem.

> If this is the case you can go into the channel editor and make sure
> they are the same and it might solve your problem.
> I guess it is possible that when you scanned for channels with the
> HDHR it replaced the callsign in your existing source.

I'm sure that's exactly what happened.  I've edited the callsign and the 
problem is resolved.

Many thanks,


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