[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #5467: MythTV writes TV video to harddisk when watching a normal TV (not recording task).

Allan Stirling Dibblahmythml0015 at pendor.org
Wed Jun 25 09:10:56 UTC 2008

Petr Stehlik wrote:
>> Comment(by davidbuzz at gmail.com):
>>  If you REALLY want this feature/s, the only way it will get implemented is
>>  if you  (or someone like you ) writes the code for it, and encourages the
>>  developers to include it.
> What if all it needs is to configure MythTV to use a ramdisk (/dev/shm/) 
> for the ringbuffer. No code would have to be written in such case :-)

There is no ringbuffer.

Myth stores entire programs in seperate files. I am pretty
sure it will not handle the out of disk space issues you
will see on longer programs.



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