[mythtv-users] Perhaps I have asked the wrong question regarding watching Live TV

Phill Edwards philledwards at gmail.com
Wed Sep 5 04:44:33 UTC 2007

> I am trying to watch live TV with my MythTV system,
> I have a PVR-350.
> Recording and playback work great via mplayer, etc ...
> I didn't make any changes to Xorg.conf.
> I get the feeling this needs to be done to watch tv on the monitor
> Does myth TV require this
> can I not watch Live TV in a window ?

You have installed mythfrontend, haven't you? If you're watching
recordings with mplayer that implies to me that you haven't! Install
mythfrontend, configure it and you will get a Watch Live TV menu item
when you start it up - that's how you can watch Live TV.

Apologies if I've misunderstood.

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