[mythtv-users] Displaying 4 channels at once?

Simon Hobson linux at thehobsons.co.uk
Thu Dec 24 20:38:57 UTC 2009

Mike Dent wrote:
>in order to try and track down some of my odd signal/ber problems, I
>wonder if it is possible to display my 4 physical tuners
>one one screen each with signal level and ber displayed on top of the
>picture. I could then tune them all to the same channel and
>have a play with my antenna, amplifiers, cables etc?

The only way I can think of would be to display them in separate 
windows - whether that's four instances of mythfrontend or something 
else I couldn't say really. I don't know if the Linux frontend does 
it, but the Mac frontend allows running in a window rather than 

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