Opened 13 years ago

Closed 11 years ago

Last modified 10 years ago

#2727 closed defect (invalid)

Program recorded as "STEREO" on mono-only capture card, only one channel recorded

Reported by: anonymous Owned by: Isaac Richards
Priority: minor Milestone: unknown
Component: mythtv Version: 0.20
Severity: medium Keywords:
Cc: Ticket locked: yes

Description

Hello,

I'm using version MythTV v0.20, installed from Ubuntu packages, Hauppauge WinTV capture card. This card can only capture MONO sound. It looks like if TV program was marked as "STEREO" in listing I'm getting from Zap2it, it is being recorded as stereo , resulting in only single channel being recorded (and played back).

Can't find any way to force recordings (or playbacks of TV recordings) to MONO.

[17179585.544000] bttv: driver version 0.9.16 loaded [17179585.544000] bttv: using 8 buffers with 2080k (520 pages) each for capture [17179585.544000] bttv: Bt8xx card found (0). [17179585.544000] bttv0: Bt878 (rev 17) at 0000:02:07.0, irq: 11, latency: 64, m mio: 0xf4001000 [17179585.544000] bttv0: detected: Hauppauge WinTV [card=10], PCI subsystem ID i s 0070:13eb [17179585.544000] bttv0: using: Hauppauge (bt878) [card=10,autodetected] [17179585.544000] bttv0: gpio: en=00000000, out=00000000 in=00fffffb [init] [17179585.548000] bttv0: Hauppauge/Voodoo? msp34xx: reset line init [5] [17179585.640000] bttv0: Hauppauge eeprom indicates model#38101 [17179585.640000] bttv0: using tuner=2

root@mythtv:/# cat /proc/asound/cards

0 [I82801BAICH2 ]: ICH - Intel 82801BA-ICH2

Intel 82801BA-ICH2 with AD1885 at 0xd800, irq 10

1 [Bt878 ]: Bt87x - Brooktree Bt878

Brooktree Bt878 at 0xf4000000, irq 11

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by anonymous

If TV program is not marked as STEREO in datadirect listing, it's recorded as MONO just fine.

comment:2 Changed 11 years ago by laga

Status: newinfoneeded_new

Does this still happen with 0.21?

As a workaround, you could probably run a cron job which removes the STEREO flag from your database.

comment:3 Changed 11 years ago by Dibblah

Resolution: invalid
Status: infoneeded_newclosed

No response in 2 months. Closing.

comment:5 Changed 10 years ago by stuartm

Ticket locked: set
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