[mythtv] Feature request

Matt Zimmerman mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Mon, 23 Dec 2002 15:01:25 -0500

On Mon, Dec 23, 2002 at 07:28:58PM +0000, Brent Borghese wrote:

>      b.  Make a backend video server that runs over TCP/IP 
>          and make the frontend easily talk to more than 1 
>          backend recorder.

This is exactly what is happening in CVS right now, for the next release.

> 2.   "MythTV share"
>      This would be a peer to peer network of MythTV boxes.
>      What a user would do is bring up there channel guide
>      and go back in time to the program that they forgot to
>      record then just select it to be recorded.  The system
>      will look for the show on other MythTV boxes and when it
>      finds it, the show will be downloaded to there MythTV box.

This sounds like a cease and desist order waiting to happen.

 - mdz