[mythtv-users] Is there a tuner limit? (problem with >8 tuners)
fedora at adslpipe.co.uk
Mon Aug 20 13:17:15 UTC 2007
On 20/08/2007 12:32, Chris Wilkie - NetrinoUK wrote:
> advice on getting a box working with 12 tuners (6 x Nova-T 500
> dual tuner PCI cards).
Wow, more tuners than muxes, I but you wish the multi-rec branch had landed?
> In /dev/dvb I see entries for 8
> adaptors, which I assume is one per tuner.
> Now, 8 seems to be a convenient number to stop working on, so I'm
> wondering if this is a limitation in the driver?
That would be my first thought too
> Surely I'm not the only one mad enough to run that many tuners in a
> single box?
> FYI, hardware is an HP DL720 with 8x Xeon CPUs and 16GB RAM.
Bet that's nice and quiet in the living room :-P
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