[mythtv-users] Recording two channels from a DVB stream

Paul Woodward paul_woodward at fastnet.co.uk
Fri Sep 10 06:12:28 EDT 2004

I remember mention of 'Virtual DVB tuners' - might help your search.


>-----Original Message-----
>From: Nick Craig-Wood [mailto:nick at craig-wood.com]
>Sent: Friday, September 10, 2004 08:30 AM
>To: 'Discussion about mythtv'
>Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Recording two channels from a DVB stream
>On Thu, Sep 09, 2004 at 12:33:04PM +0300, Kalle Pokki wrote: 
>> Is it possible to access more than one channel coming from the same DVB 
>> stream at a time with MythTV? 
>Not at the moment! 
>> I am quite new to DVB, but was under the impression that Linux DVB 
>> software has separate tools to record the MPEG stream from DVB and 
>> to extract specific channels from it. That would enable all the nice 
>> features of having two tuners by just having one within the same DVB 
>> multiplex. 
>There was some discussion on the mailing list last week about it - see 
>thread entitled "Some nice features from VDR". Apparently there has 
>been some work on it in the past but no-one can find the patches :-( 
>It would be a most useful feature IMHO (I have two tuners and there 
>are still times when there is stuff I can't record!) 
>Nick Craig-Wood <nick at craig-wood.com> -- http://www.craig-wood.com/nick 

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