[mythtv-users] Digital channel ordering

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Fri Sep 7 15:17:37 UTC 2007

Nedim Cholich wrote:
> So since channum is used solely as a convenience to user (as a visual 
> indication and means of navigating) would it be too crazy to just treat 
> channum as a number (float?) and sort on it. Changing channum doesn't 
> seem to affect BE too much as far as recording and EPG. So people could 
> renumber their channels and have them sorted the way it should be 
> sorted. With possibility that I will simplify things to the point where 
> I'm talking nonsense, I'll say what does the whole atsc_major/minor 
> mambo-jumbo have anything to do the with channel ordering?
In the rest of the world (remember that?) channum may not be numeric.

Mike Perkins

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