[mythtv] Thoughts on encoder farms / distributed capturing and viewing

Matt Zimmerman mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Wed, 30 Oct 2002 18:12:54 -0500

On Wed, Oct 30, 2002 at 03:49:16PM -0500, Isaac Richards wrote:

> On Wednesday 30 October 2002 10:57 am, Robert Kulagowski wrote:
> > o  Partial deletes.  I know that you mentioned commercial cutting,
> > but I'm interested in "delete up to this point".  Say I have a 2 hour
> > recording, and I've already watched 1 hour of it.  I want to free up
> > the disk space by deleting the first hour.
> Once the ability's there to remove segments of the video, this'd be easy..  
> The hard part's rewriting the file, really.

What's the hard part about rewriting the file?  I must be missing something.

 - mdz