[mythtv-users] HD-PVR & Live TV
ron.garrison at gmail.com
Tue May 18 21:37:58 UTC 2010
On Tue, May 18, 2010 at 11:22 AM, Alan Young <ayoung at teleport.com> wrote:
> On 05/18/2010 09:23 AM, Kirk Bocek wrote:
>> What exactly *is* the right sleep/pause in the channel change script.
>> I tried live HD-PVR TV under .22 without success. I upgraded to .23 (from
>> ATrpms) a couple of days ago but haven't tested live TV on the HD-PVR yet.
> I had to play with it... I'm currently using a sleep of 2.6 seconds.
> Sometimes I could get it to use less but it seemed to depend on the box's
> transponder tuning. Some channels seem to tune/sync quicker than others.
Thanks for this thread. I've been using HDPVR with live TV for many
months now (haven't moved to .23 yet though). I found I needed the
patches (but I didn't try playing with delays), or I couldn't change
HD-PVR channels reliably.
Unfortunately the pacthes have made the over channel changing very
unstable (but the HD-PVR changing works great). My son was
continuously crashing the system when changing channels on my pvr-350.
Without the patches I can change the channels on the pvr-350 without
Of couse now that Comcast is has gotten rid of the analog channels, my
whole setup needs revamping (which I haven't had time to do).
Anyhow, it looks like there are some good things to try here. I'll
post back and update my results.
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