[mythtv-users] MythTV Working Directories?
mythtv at vulturest.com
Wed Sep 12 13:59:29 UTC 2007
Eric Robinson wrote:
> Where exactly does MythTV do its ripping/transcoding/recording work? I
> saw in the docs that you can specify a LiveTV storage group for the
> recording buffer but I have been unable to find an analogue for the
> ripping/transcoding portions. I feel like I've seen something on this
> before but that may just be due to an especially strong case of the
> "Wishful Thinkings".
> Does they (MythTranscode, MythDVD, etc) tend to do everything in a
> directory relative to their installation (the OS drive if you will)?
> Surely they don't use potentially remote storage locations...
The backend transcodes to whereever your recordings are stored (storage
groups). If that's a remote location then so be it.
As for ripping, I'm not sure. I don't use that functionality.
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