[mythtv] firewire branch status?

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Sun Apr 1 19:07:10 UTC 2007

On 4/1/07, Daniel Kristjansson <danielk at cuymedia.net> wrote:
> On Sun, 2007-04-01 at 11:36 -0700, Jim Westfall wrote:
> > Steven Adeff <adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com> wrote [04.01.07]:
> > > Daniel/etc,
> > >
> > >  Recently Comcast where I live has removed all signs of 5C over
> > > firewire for my box so I've begun playing around with firewire
> > > capture. Today I downloaded and compiled the firewire branch from SVN
> > > (on both my master backend and my frontend since it appears that the
> > > firewire branch uses 32, current trunk uses 33 and fixes uses
> > > 31......). The setup seems to work fine and the GUID system is quite
> > > cool. The only problem is, where with fixes I can easily record over
> > > firewire, with the firewire branch I can't.
> > >
> > > So I'm wondering if the branch is in a flux state or if I should be
> > > able to record over firewire, and if so, what information I can gather
> > > for you to figure out what's going wrong?
> > >
> >
> > The firewire branch was merged back into head/trunk a couple months ago.
> There were a couple more changes in the branch, but since I no
> longer have a firewire cable box those won't be developed any
> further, at least by me. Using SVN head is the best option at
> this point and I'll delete the firewire branch when I have a
> little more time on my hands to do MythTV stuff.

thanks guys, I'll compile SVN head on my frontend and report back.

Daniel, if theres any help I can provide for  you in finishing off
those couple changes let me know, I'm using the firewire on a remote
backend so I can play around with that backend.

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