[mythtv-users] tuner funny business

Matthew McClement mythtv at macker.co.uk
Sat Feb 14 17:34:39 UTC 2009

Nick Morrott wrote:
> On 14/02/2009, Phil Wild <philwild at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>  I have a question. I have a Hauppauge Nova T500 dual tuner in my
>>  backend. One programmer is currently being recorded. I have just
>>  rebooted the frontend. I went to connect to LiveTV and it told me that
>>  both tuners were in use and offered me the choice of connecting to the
>>  programme being recorded.
>>  Now I only have one frontend so I don't understand why the other tuner
>>  would be in use. If I check the tuner status, I can see that one tuner
>>  is recording and one is watching Live TV.
>>  How do I regain control of the tuner watching LiveTV?
> Restarting the backend is currently the only way (I think).

Deleting the active Live TV recording also works(at least with SVN).


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