[mythtv-users] Does a second frontend need a second backend too?

Blammo blammo.doh at gmail.com
Thu Sep 29 17:18:10 UTC 2005

On 9/29/05, Ryan Steffes <rbsteffes at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 9/26/05, Blammo <blammo.doh at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On the other hand, having a running backend process allows the machine
> > to help transcoding and commercial flagging, which, as long as the
> > frontend is fast enough, can be a great thing, especially during the
> > fall season. :)
> > _______________________________________________
> Is remote transcoding supposed to be working now?
> I've been getting errors and fails about remote transcoding being disabled
> and haven't cared enough to look into it.

I use only commflagging, so I might have mis-spoken about the
transcoding. One of the clusters I maintain has 6 "backends" helping
out with commflagging, and it works like a charm.

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