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

Another Sillyname anothersname at googlemail.com
Fri Nov 6 17:50:44 UTC 2009

2009/11/6 Michael T. Dean <mtdean at thirdcontact.com>:
> On 11/06/2009 11:35 AM, Michael T. Dean wrote:
>> On 11/06/2009 06:56 AM, Another Sillyname wrote:
>>> 2009/11/6 Nick Morrott:
>>>> 2009/11/6 Another Sillyname:
>>>>> 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.
>>> OOO Nick.....Bug-et
>>> WIth the value set either way the channel still changes without me
>>> having to hit the enter key.
>>> I'm running 22RC1
>> http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/7197 , which is currently fixed in
>> trunk, but not in 0.22-fixes.  It will be backported to -fixes after
>> release.
> Uh, nevermind.  You were talking about something else.  Sorry for the noise.
> Mike
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np Michael, thanks for the thought.

Have a good weekend.

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