[mythtv-users] Anyone with a MythTV and Free-to-air satellite setup in the United States?

Robert Kulagowski rkulagow at gmail.com
Fri Jul 13 00:11:29 UTC 2012

On Thu, Jul 12, 2012 at 6:59 PM, Amy Overmyer <aovermy at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Well, if you're just using a receiver, like a Traxis, then the frequency,
> vpid, etc. doesn't really matter as the receiver itself will be taking care
> of the tuning for you. What you need to worry about is matching up the
> traxis channels with the internal mythtv channels because what mythtv will
> be doing is issueing an ir_send (or whatever your channel changer uses) to a
> channel on the traxis. So what you'll need to work on is your chanid to
> channum mappings.

Getting clearer. How does the Traxis number the channels? Is it still
something a user does on a per-satellite / per-receiver basis? Is
there a common way that people setup their systems?

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