[mythtv] Ticket #4752: Add R5000 STB Support to MythTV
david at thegeorges.us
Tue Dec 30 03:06:35 UTC 2008
On 12/29/2008 08:54 PM, Alan Nisota wrote:
> I was wondering what it would take to get the R5000 code into TRUNK?
> The patch is pretty well self-contained, works for several folks, is
> quite stable, and I've tried to make it conform to Myth's coding standards.
> Maintenance isn't hard, but I do need to recreate the patch occasionally
> when new devices are added to Myth.
> Admittedly there aren't all that many users (probably less than a dozen)
> but maybe that would go up if it were easier to get and use :)
Not that it really counts, but you have my vote. I have been using it
with a Mitsu SR-HD5 on DirecTV recording both high-def and standard-def
for months. I even did some work to get it compiling on trunk, before
Alan had a chance to work on it. For the past 8 months or so it has
been my primary recorder on DirecTV with no failures. As of two days
ago I applied patch 17 to svn trunk 19466 and have made 13 recordings
since then (mostly SD with a couple of HD). So the patch still applies
and works (I think I had a minor fixup in configure because of the
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