[mythtv] MythSecurity spinoff of MythTV?

Matt Zimmerman mdz at debian.org
Tue Aug 5 12:37:27 EDT 2003

On Mon, Aug 04, 2003 at 10:35:29PM -0700, Ray wrote:

> I'm just curious if anyone is working on (or at least thinking about a
> spinoff of MythTV for security camera monitoring?  I've been looking at some
> PC based security monitoring software for a customer and so far most of it
> stinks.  The Windows based stuff isn't much more flexable than the
> commercial dedicated boxes and the Linux based software just isn't very
> mature from a UI standpoint.  Also most of the software I've looked at is
> based on taking a whole bunch of snapshots rather than Myths approach which
> seems a lot more natural.  
> Has anyone been working on such a thing or at least thinking about it?

This application sounsd sufficiently different that I'm not sure what parts
of MythTV would be useful.  A security camera application wants to
continuously record from several inputs, archive the streams somewhere, and
display them in various multi-window configurations (I suppose...I've never
used one).

 - mdz

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