[mythtv-users] How can I change the Remote Control button timeout for channel changes?

Another Sillyname anothersname at googlemail.com
Fri Nov 6 11:50:22 UTC 2009

2009/11/6 Nick Morrott <knowledgejunkie at gmail.com>:
> 2009/11/6 Another Sillyname <anothersname at googlemail.com>:
>> I'm currently working on getting a better implementation of the PS3
>> bluetooth remote for mythtv.
>> While doing this I also want to be able to change the timeout between
>> button presses BEFORE the channel changes....
>> i.e. Let's say I want to press 205 and instead just press 25, at the
>> moment Mythtv reacts to change the channel too quickly before I can
>> backup to correct the error.  Ideally what I really want is to enter
>> my numbers then press the enter key on the remote to say execute the
>> channel change.  You might say just change the channel again, but on
>> DVB-T sometimes the channel will lock on a 'dead carrier' and take up
>> to 30 seconds before you can get control back.
>> I've googled but can't find any way to do this......any ideas anyone?
> You need to disable MythTV from automatically changing channel when
> you enter a valid channum.
> Specifically, you need to disable the option "Change channels
> immediately without select" on the "General Basic" TV Settings setup
> page.
> Cheers,
> Nick
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Thanks Nick

You never did tell me where you were based (ish)

Have a good weekend.

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