[mythtv-users] no 2ch AC3 passthrough when speakers == Stereo

Jean-Yves Avenard jyavenard at gmail.com
Thu Nov 18 22:40:40 UTC 2010


On Friday, November 19, 2010, Brian J. Murrell <brian at interlinx.bc.ca> wrote:

> Sure.  But should everyone have to have their AC3 decoded because it
> fits one use case?  Or should everyone have to have their AC3 passed
> through because it's another's use-case?  Sounds like some flexibility
> is in need here, which is *exactly* what I was asking for/proposing.

Correction: everyone needs to have stereo AC3 decoded because it fits MY case.

You are welcome to create a patch and submit it.

>> I have a work around for plugging the TV differently, but I may revert
>> that change in the near future..
> TBH, I don't think that's fair.  It's inconsistent only because it
> satisfies one use-case.  It even rang inconsistent to you when you
> decided to fix it.  IMHO, this is just more evidence that flexibility is
> needed.

I'm actually thinking that I may have disabled up mixing of stereo AC3
as a side consequence, I need to test this ASAP

> b.

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