[mythtv-users] Double Recordings?

David Frascone dave at frascone.com
Wed May 2 15:03:00 UTC 2007

Brad DerManouelian wrote:
> On May 2, 2007, at 7:45 AM, David Frascone wrote:
>> Since I sometimes have firewire issues, I'd like to set some shows  
>> up to
>> double-record.  I'd like to grab the show over firewire -- AND -- grab
>> them over svideo on a tuner.
>> Is that possible?  It seems like you can only do one thing to a show
>> (record it from one tuner, not from two)
>> -Dave
> When I was having OTA tuning issues, I did this by setting up two  
> rules. I set up a rule to record only on the HD channel, then another  
> to record only on the SD channel until I had my antenna picking up  
> all the channels without breaking up.
Right -- and that's what I'm doing now with tuner priority.  So, I'm 
grabbing my stuff over s-video.  But, I'd like to grab it over firewire 
*and* s-video.  That way, if the firewire is flaky, I still have a 
"backup".  Right now, I'm choosing one over the other -- but I want *both*.



David Frascone

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