[mythtv-users] Video Source for Multiple Backends

David George david at thegeorges.us
Fri Nov 16 20:05:53 UTC 2007

On 11/16/2007 03:01 PM, Mache Creeger wrote:
> I have both a slave backend and a master backend. The slave has a PVR 
> 150 and the master has a PVR 500. I do not want to duplicate mysql 
> processing or data direct EPG copies on the slave.  Can anyone tell 
> me what I need to do on mythtvsetup on the slave (and if required on 
> the master) to avoid those redundancies.
> As it stands now I have the 150 installed on the slave but it is 
> asking me for a video source and does not seem to be pulling in the 
> video source already set up on the master.
> Should I have separate video sources, that are specific to each 
> backend? Even if both those sources are basically the identical from 
> the same zap2it account?
No, you only need one video source.  The slave backend will use the 
settings from the master backend.


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