[mythtv-users] Multiple frontends on the same machine

Brian J. Murrell brian at interlinx.bc.ca
Fri Apr 1 17:26:14 UTC 2011

On 11-04-01 12:15 PM, Raymond Wagner wrote:
> The point is that the chosen audio and video device are tied into the 
> machine profile in the database.


> If they are running two independent 
> frontends on the same machine, they must be using two completely 
> independent machine profiles.


> Thus there is no possibility for the two 
> frontends to be sharing the same configuration.

Right.  I assume this is in response to my remark about sharing a sound
device with more than 1 pair of outputs.  I was pressuming that the use
of multiple pairs in an audio device was being done through some kind of
virtual access to the hardware that presented as separate devices.

I have a faint recollection of somebody cooking up a solution for doing
this but I cannot find anything about it now.  Of course it would
involve having to mix two "virtual" inputs into the card to get it to work.

Maybe this is what I had read before:


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