[mythtv] Questions about trunk
sboyce at blueyonder.co.uk
Fri Jan 4 01:41:20 UTC 2008
Dag Nygren wrote:
>>> considering moving from 0.20-fixes to trunk because
>>> of a problem in libdvdread that was fixed in libdvdread 0.9.7.
>>> As 0.20 is older than this version I assume that it is based on an older
>>> version of dvdread ?
>>> Anyway I have the following questions about trunk:
>>> 1. What version of libdvdread is the current trunk based on
>>> 2. Does the multichannel record from the same mux work for DVB
>> Nope. That's on the multirec branch
>>> 3. Any major gotchas (Is it usable for wife and kids)?
>> Depends what day you run svn up ;)
>>> 4. Can I revert back to 0.20-fixes if it doesn't work for me?
>>> Database format, recording format etc...
>> Reverting is not really a simple task. A db backup and restore is the
>> only sane way IMO and that obviously has problems if you've made some
>> recordings/scheduled some etc.
> Thank you a lot Colin for taking the time to answer my questions.
> Looks a bit like I will step carefully here then ;-)
> Would love being able to watch LIve-tv and record at the
> same time though.
> Best and thanks again
It's also possible to watch live and record at the same time using
kaffeine if you run into problems with mythtv.
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