[mythtv-users] Live TV stuck on SAP

Gary Buhrmaster gary.buhrmaster at gmail.com
Tue Jan 17 04:30:45 UTC 2023

On Tue, Jan 17, 2023 at 4:06 AM Douglas Peale <Douglas_Peale at comcast.net> wrote:

> I use the term "Normal" because that is the main audio channel.

Note in the most recent ATSC standards, there is
(explicitly) no priority or main/secondary implied,
although there is clearly an order in the array, but
it is just an index (something has to be first in the
array, and something second, as it is the nature
of math).  Some applications may try to match
your preferred language (Finnish vs Chinese vs
Spanish vs English), but sometimes they fall back
to selecting the first (matching is often somewhat

And in some markets, for some channels, the
"main" audio channel is, indeed, Spanish (as
it has always been).

> Don't invent bias that isn't there.

As soon as you said "normal", you made clear
your bias.  That you are not aware of it, and
immediately tried to defend your choice of words,
shows it (the implicit bias) is there.  It is one of
the hardest things to recognize in one's self.

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