[mythtv-users] how do I setup MultRec for 0.21?

John Pilkington J.Pilk at tesco.net
Tue Mar 11 09:15:58 UTC 2008

Robin Gilks wrote:

> I had so much trouble finding it a couple of months ago when multirec was
> merged into trunk. Drove me bonkers at the time...
> Go through the sequence in mythtv-setup as follows:
> Capture Cards
> Choose device (in my case DVB0)
> Recording Options
> Max Recordings - default is 2, I run at 3, some people (with more modern
> hardware than I have) run 4 or more
> Note there is no phrase 'virtual tuner' on any of these screens!
I had the same problem.  Maybe the 'virtual tuner' was a feature during 
the development phase but it must have had a change of identity when it 
got out into the wider world.  I have two cards each set to a max of 3 
recordings. I think 3 on one card has happened occasionally.

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