[mythtv-users] When is a problem a bug and when is it a feature request?

Richard Shaw hobbes1069 at gmail.com
Wed Mar 3 18:17:40 UTC 2010

On Wed, Mar 3, 2010 at 10:21 AM, jedi <jedi at mishnet.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 02, 2010 at 11:16:25PM -0600, Richard Shaw wrote:
>> I probably shouldn't write this while I'm angry, but oh well...
>> I was trying to archive off some videos to save hard drive space of
>> some stuff I will probably not watch anytime soon. The problem is that
>> there is over 30 episodes and when trying to archive 3-4 videos at a
>> time to DVD I can't tell which episode is which because the list in
>    I dunno. I suspect that if you bypass MythTV when working with optical
> media you will be better off and much less frustrated. It is an open system.
> So you don't have to use the "vendor tool". You can rip stuff off of DVD or
> author it back on without even touching MythTV proper.
>    There might even be a suitable bash or perl script floating out there
> that would be just the thing. If I did this sort of thing, I would already
> have such a thing lying around.

I have used DeVeDe as well but of course it knows nothing about the
Title/Subtitle/Plot, etc. and I like the menus generated by MythTV
much better.


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