[mythtv-users] TiVo-like program guide

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Jul 12 00:09:12 UTC 2007

On 07/11/2007 07:35 PM, Brad DerManouelian wrote:
> Of course, the real issue here is that anyone who is intimate enough  
> with the code to implement something more efficient without a lot of  
> trouble has no interest in using LiveTV or browsing for stuff to  
> watch so it always falls to the bottom of the to do list if it even  
> makes it on there at all. When I'm looking for new stuff to watch, I  
> generally use search strings or browse by genre. Certainly not by  
> channel. Maybe a way to toggle between the EPG and the currently  
> selected channel's search list would be enough to satisfy everyone's  
> needs.

True, but it seems Jay is interested enough in the vertical EPG to do
some coding, and--since he mentioned favorites lists--I thought I'd
mention that, too.  The favorites lists would actually be far more
useful for me since they could be used outside of LiveTV (think
MythWeb's listings page allowing you to choose which favorites list to


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