[mythtv-users] Scheduling Priority with Multiple BEs and Separate Storage
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Apr 11 14:55:39 UTC 2006
On 04/11/2006 08:18 AM, MythTV wrote:
> If you have several backends (master with one or more slaves) each
> with their own locate disk (and tuners), does the space available on
> the BE have any impact on which tuner is scheduled?
> For example, you start with a single FE/MBE (200 GB) combo and later
> add an additional FE/SBE (400 GB). At some point the FE/MBE is 100%
> full and FE/SBE is 50% full. When that happens will the FE/MBE start
> autoexpiring recordings even though the FE/SBE has space
> or will new recordings be scheduled on the FE/SBE whenever possible so
> they both reach 100% before expiring recordings?
No. Myth will always choose the most-preferred available capture card
If anyone gets time to work on it, there's a good chance Storage Groups
( http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/dev/180048#180048 ) will
allow you to do what you want.
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