[mythtv-users] Adding 1 capture card creates 2 in the database?

Matt Boyd mattslists at gmail.com
Mon Aug 15 11:41:55 UTC 2011

On Mon, Aug 15, 2011 at 4:57 PM, Raymond Wagner <raymond at wagnerrp.com> wrote:
> On 8/15/2011 02:22, Jason Long wrote:
> On 8/14/11 10:36 PM, Raymond Wagner wrote:
> On 8/15/2011 00:16, Jason Long wrote:
> |      1 | | HDHOMERUN | MPEG2TS      | mythtv   |
> Is there any reason you're using the IP address rather than the device ID?
> Not particularly (but it's a static IP). Any advantage to using the device
> ID? I guess I could re-IP the tuner and not screw up myth?
> Device ID just seems to be Silicon Dust's preferred method of accessing the
> HDHomeRun.  Until a few months ago, there was an upstream bug in the
> libraries that prevented access to the second tuner when using the IP
> address.  Note that in order for use of the Device ID to work, both the
> HDHomeRun and the backend must be on the same logical subnet with the same
> broadcast address.
I'm using a HDhomerun connected via a 2nd network card in my backend
(short on router ports and no tv antenaa socket near my router anyway
but plenty of old 100mbit network cards around). I originally had it
connected via the router with a static IP. Is the default to select
the deviceID if it can see it?


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