[mythtv-users] How do I disable a tuner

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sat Apr 30 15:11:04 UTC 2011

On 04/30/2011 10:10 AM, Mark Lord wrote:
> On 11-04-30 01:14 AM, Michael T. Dean wrote:
>> On 04/29/2011 04:04 PM, f-myth-users at media.mit.edu wrote:
>>>       >   Date: Fri, 29 Apr 2011 09:42:27 -0400
>>>       >   From: "Michael T. Dean"
>>>       >   >   I am going to go to Input Connections section and change the Video
>>>       >   >   Source for the bad Capture Device to NONE.  Am i correct in assuming
>>>       >   >   that the  scheduler will not use/consider this device now.  This should
>>>       >   >   buy me time to fix the bad cable.
>>>       >   If you do that, things may work fine, now, but at any point in the
>>>       >   future, all of your MythTV Capture Cards/Video Sources/Input Connections
>>>       >   configuration may be broken (with no further action on your
>>>       >   part
>>> ...once again, do we know what exactly breaks... ? :)
>> No idea.  And, really, no one runs with that configuration.
> Hi.  My name is "no one", and it works fine.

Yes.  That's exactly my point.  It works fine--until it totally breaks 
your Input Connections.  Then you have to delete all your capture cards 
and video sources and reconfigure everything, and you no longer run with 
that configuration.


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