[mythtv-users] Channel Switching

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Sun Sep 16 17:08:55 UTC 2007

Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 09/16/2007 04:03 AM, Paul Manning wrote:
>> Is there a way to show all channels on all capture cards and have
>> mythTV switch to the capture card that it needs?  For example, I've
>> got two PVR150's that are used to input composite signals for cable,
>> and a Nova T PVR-500 which has a dual DVB-T encoders. It all works
>> fine, but in order two switch from DVB tv to cable, I have to press
>> the Y key which switches capture devices.  While Myth is watching DVB
>> it only lists channels that are for DVB, and vice versa for cable. 
>> What I'd like to see is all channels and have myth automatically swap
>> to the capture device that the channel is associated with.  Is this
>> functionality available?
> Use the electronic program guide (EPG).  It's available in LiveTV, too.
You can also enter the channum (digits) then press return (or equivalent). That 
will switch you to a tuner capable of receiving the channel you selected.

Mike Perkins

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