[mythtv-users] HDHomeRuns on Separate Subnet

Phill Edwards philledwards at gmail.com
Tue Sep 11 07:42:06 UTC 2012

> I just read in this list recently someone mentioning they put their HDHomeRuns on a separate, self contained network with their backend.  I am going to do the same because my backend is also my "file
> server" and I have had times where recordings are cranking, and it take minutes to open my Quicken file (for example), so I'm looking to alleviate some of this network congestion.   I can't seem to find the post > where the person outlined what they do....I recall they set it up to simply use APIPA.

I think it may have been part of another discussion - see

The general jist seemed to be that it's not necessary. I haven't
created a new subnet on my virtualised MythTV Backend (Citrix
XenServer) and all seems OK.

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