[mythtv-users] quad hdhr?

Mark Lord mythtv at rtr.ca
Sat Oct 15 22:06:26 UTC 2011

On 11-10-15 09:20 AM, Kris B. wrote:
> On Saturday, October 15, 2011 1:15 PM, "Matt Harrison"
> <iwasinnamuknow at genestate.com> wrote:
>> Just got a dual HDHR from ebay to replace my ailing USB tuners. A breeze
>> to set up and seems to be working flawlessly. I'm just a little confused.
>> I added two tuners in the backend setup, one for each aerial input. The
>> backend status on mythweb however shows 4, but only 2 unique ID numbers.
>> Is this actually a quad HDHR?
> No, Matt, but you can actually record two things at once - so sort of.
> :)
> What has happened is that your HDHR set itself up to have two tuners,
> one real and one virtual.  So you have two real and two virtual since
> you have the dual tuner model.  This is ok, and helpful.

Yeah, what he said!  :)

And if you (or anyone else) wants another dual-tuner
original-style (but second gen) HDHR, then email me.
Mine is now surplus to the requirements here.

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