[mythtv-users] slave backend tuner trying to change to invalid channel

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Fri Dec 31 18:21:13 UTC 2010

On Fri, Dec 31, 2010 at 1:09 PM, Robert McNamara
<robert.mcnamara at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 31, 2010 at 9:39 AM, Steven Adeff <adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I take that back, on the master backend it is also trying to tune to
>> an invisible channel in live tv instead of switching to an input which
>> has that channel set as visible.
>> so is the visibility field not used by mythbackend anymore? do I have
>> to remove the channel altogether from the lineups that don't receive
>> it?
> Visibility only pertains to scheduled recordings.  Invisible channels
> have always been tunable in Live TV.  If you don't want it accessible
> from Live TV, you need to remove it from both your channels and at
> your listings source (ie, Schedules Direct).

well I don't want to remove it from schedules direct because my HDPVR
can tune it. I'll just remove it from the lineup of channels for my
firewire tuners.

Thanks for the info on what the invisible field is for!

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