[mythtv] Softpad branch again
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Sun Jan 28 22:47:34 UTC 2007
> Patrick Nichols wrote:
>> I'm in a bit of a pickle with my mythtv setup due to lack of updates
>> to the softpad branch.
>> I've just purchased a frontend for use with minimyth, and have got it
>> set up easily. But I can't find a version of minimyth which supports
>> 0.20 protocol version 30 - the latest supported by the softpad
>> (Minimyth is available from protocol version 31-> current svn version
>> Since the current fixes version of 0.20 is protocol version 31, I'm
>> making a request (as nicely as I can, I'm relying on goodwill
>> here) to
>> do one of a few things:
>> - merge release-0-20-fixes branch back into the softpad branch
>> - merge the current latest trunk back into the softpad branch
>> - merge softpad into the current trunk version
Or someone could just merge the protocol changes from softpad into
trunk, without the scheduler changes. They're the last two patches
in ticket #255. That would allow the scheduler changes to merge
cleanly with most updates, as opposed to the current high rate of
>> I realise this will probably be quite a bit of work, however for
>> in Australia the softpad branch is a blessing. I've had no problems
>> whatsoever using it.
>> For me personally, softpad is the killer feature for mythtv,
>> without it
>> I find it very frustrating. I mean, I bought the extra tuner
>> cards so
>> it could use all of them to record as much before and after as
>> - not to sit idly by while the first tuner records all the shows
>> stripping off all global pre-roll and post-roll times.
>> Please, please, please help me out here.
I agree that softpad is really useful in Australia.
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