[mythtv-users] alternate audio input? (radioSHARK)

Kris B. krisbee at krisbee.com
Sun Sep 11 01:21:16 UTC 2011

On Sunday, September 11, 2011 12:16 PM, "Nick Rout"
<nick.rout at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 31, 2011 at 2:46 AM, Josh Rosenberg <mythtv at desh.info> wrote:
> > Hi, folks.  Question for you about alternate audio inputs.
> >
> > I have a radioSHARK on my server, which is a USB device that can tune
> > AM and FM radio.  It's available to ALSA.  I would like to
> > occasionally use the input from the radioSHARK for a recording instead
> > of the usual input.  (I like the radio announcers for my local sports
> > teams more than the TV ones.)  Is this possible?  And, for extra
> > credit, would it be possible to use the input after it's processed
> > through something like sox?  Perhaps it's possible to create a fake
> > capture card using one of my tuners for video but something else for
> > audio?
> >
> > My current setup is a single combined FE/BE with an HDHR (the old
> > non-prime dual model) as the only tuner.  There's no point in my setup
> > where audio and video are transmitted through separate cables.
> >
> > Thanks for your help!
> Maybe you could record the streams separately and run a script after
> the recording to mux the video with the externally recorded sound.
> Of course then you would have to wait for the game to finish in order
> to watch it, and more than likely someone will tell you the result
> before you watch it!

Couldn't you also use JACK, and there is a virtual patch bay I think
where you can put whatever you want together...
  Kris B.
  krisbee at krisbee.com

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