[mythtv] choose recording profiles for live tv

Isaac Richards ijr at po.cwru.edu
Thu Aug 12 13:52:50 EDT 2004

On Thursday 12 August 2004 01:28 pm, Hendrik Wouters wrote:
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> Hi,
> I have some suggestions for watching live tv.
> I have a lot of non-master myth-backends running and they are all connected
> to one master mythtv-backend. The problem is that I have nonmaster-backends
> with only 300 mhz cpu and other non-master backends with 1500Mhz cpu. It
> would be nice to choose a Live-TV recording profile with a lower resolution
> and lower bitrate for the 300 Mhz backend, and choose a Live-Tv profile
> with a higher resolution and higher bitrate for the 1500 mhz backend. I
> think the recording profile should be chosen in the playback section, where
> you also can choose the video filters.
> If two clients backends matches  channel and recording profile, they should
> watch the same LiveTV video-ringbuffer-stream (or what ever you call it).

You can already create recording profiles (and live-tv profiles) on a 
per-backend basis.  This functionality has existed for a very long time.


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