[mythtv] Multi-user option

Mark Edwards irish at irishmark.co.uk
Thu Apr 29 17:25:02 EDT 2004

> However, for the above use, all kinds of hard security issues start to
> rise, esp. if you assume the users to be competent and malice (sniffers,
> attacking backend, MySQL etc.), I just wanted to throw this out so you
> can consider this. Thanks for takling this area at all.

Yeah, I live in a shared house, and something like this would be fantastic,
but lets not over-egg the pudding, it doesn't have to be unhackable, after
all what's the worst that could happen.
Even a superficial deterent system would be really useful here, being able
to limit peoples diskspace, and know who'd recorded what would be a
Someone hacked it I'd kick their ass and delete a few episodes of 'songs of
praise' no big deal.

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