[mythtv-users] dct6200 firewire problems, choppy video, scrambled sound (More Info) (SOLVED!)

William william_munson at comcast.net
Tue Jun 17 10:06:49 UTC 2008

Dmitry Shesterin wrote:
> The only problem that I have to deal with now and I could not figure  
> out yet is to find where I change the settings on my cable box to wake  
> up if a # button is pressed. This way Firewire will start recording by  
> switching the channel and waking up the box even if my energy  
> efficient wife switches the box off.
> Any idea where they buried this switch?

You may be able to prefix your channel change with a enter key and a 
short delay to wake up the box. On the other hand your cable box uses 
about the same power as a night light so just educate your wife to not 
turn it off in the first place.

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