[mythtv-users] multiple tuners question

David Engel david at istwok.net
Mon Oct 10 21:22:38 UTC 2011

On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 04:51:13PM -0400, Eric Sharkey wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 4:34 PM, gregg amundson
> <gregg.amundson at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > Is there a way in mythtv to set tuner affinity for a particular channel?
> Yes.  You should read the section of the documentation that covers this:
> http://www.mythtv.org/docs/mythtv-HOWTO-12.html#ss12.6
> > What I would like to do is to tell mythtv to use the
> > interior antenna/tuner for that one channel without creating a
> > separate lineup in Schedules Direct.
> Use one lineup in Schedules Direct, but two video sources in your
> backend using the same SD lineup, then set the channel priorities
> accordingly.

It would be simpler to keep one video source and use a custom
priority.  There's even an example of just such a case at the end of
the section you cited above.

David Engel
david at istwok.net

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