[mythtv-users] Hidden Silicon Dust channel guide wonderfulness

Tortise tortise at paradise.net.nz
Tue Nov 24 22:06:24 UTC 2009

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Eric Sharkey" <eric at lisaneric.org>
To: "Discussion about mythtv" <mythtv-users at mythtv.org>
Sent: Wednesday, November 25, 2009 10:54 AM
Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Hidden Silicon Dust channel guide wonderfulness

On Tue, Nov 24, 2009 at 4:16 PM, Dan Wilga
<mythtv-users2 at dwilga-linux1.amherst.edu> wrote:
> My point is that the very presence of a listing (and a channel) is
> predicated upon there being a user who receives the channel and leaves the
> feature to send data to SiliconDust enabled.

> It must be opt-in not opt-out, mustn't it?  How would they know your
provider and zip if you didn't manually enter this information?

I understand Silicon Dust get the data when you enable the appropriate options under support and/or "Exchange channel information 
with the Silicon Dust lineup server"  Is this what people are alluding to?  The debug information is useful to diagnose their 
customer config issues.  Seems they gat useful data in the process. 

More information about the mythtv-users mailing list