[mythtv-users] SOLVED: MythTV vs. Windows Media Center

John Weekley weekleyj at foobarlabs.net
Fri Apr 15 02:04:01 UTC 2011

On 04/14/2011 07:42 PM, Brent Norris wrote:
> On 4/13/2011 11:23 PM, brianr69 at gmail.com wrote:
>> I understand how much time and dedication it has taken to develop your
>> product (for free).  However, if you want to attract a larger
>> audience... (to quote an old southern-USA saying) you'll get more flies
>> with honey than with vinegar.
> They get this a lot on the Fedora list and their answer is always
> something along the lines of "What makes you think we want a wider
> audience?"
> The people that write MythTV do it because they want something for
> themselves.  They are just nice enough to post their results on the
> internet for the rest of us.
> No where have I ever read that Isaac or anyone else is attempting to
> convince people to use MythTV. No where have I ever read that they were
> attempting to attract a larger audience.
> Also (for the most part) it seems that the people that work on MythTV
> aren't the people on this list.
> Bren

I thank everyone for their hard work.  It took about 1 1/2 years to sort 
through various hardware and software issues, but I'm glad I 
persevered.  Mythtv is everything other PVR software and hardware 
packages aren't.

Hats off to everyone who has worked on MythTV!


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