[mythtv-users] UK based system

Another Sillyname anothersname at googlemail.com
Wed Jul 8 00:25:35 UTC 2009

2009/7/7 Alex Butcher <mythlist at assursys.co.uk>:
> On Tue, 7 Jul 2009, Mike Holden wrote:
>> Alex Butcher wrote:
>>> - programmes scheduling using the Radio Times data have different
>>> metadata
>>>   when updated from EIT, resulting in MythTV thinking the original
>>> programme
>>>   is not being broadcast.
>> You shouldn't be using EIT and xmltv grabber for the same channel - use
>> one or the other. Using both at the same time is guaranteed to give you
>> headaches like this!
> Yeah, it's a bit of a trade-off; my intention is that MythTV will be able to
> record programmes that are rescheduled at short notice by the broadcaster.
> Best Regards,
> Alex.
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Read this thread where many of your issues were covered some time back.


I run a combined Freeview and Freesat backend setup thats serves in
total 12 frontends (6 pretty constant, 6 occasional). In total there
are 7 Freeview Tuners and 4 Freesat Tuners in the system.  HD is not a

When you say you can't buy a setup rather then detailing what hardware
you have in mind it would make more sense to detail how many frontends
and what loading you see (i.e. running constantly or occasional).  Is
this for a commercial environment or for yourself? (I ask because you
signed as a company).


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