[mythtv-users] mytharchive on a frontend

Mark J. Small msmall at eastlink.ca
Tue Mar 6 13:29:35 UTC 2007


On Tuesday 06 March 2007 01:21, David Kramer wrote:
> Michael T. Dean wrote:
> > On 03/05/2007 10:57 PM, David Kramer wrote:
> >> I have a Myth backend/frontend machine in the office (FC6, Athlon XP
> >> 2400_, PVR-350), and I have my laptop connected over .g wireless (Suse
> >> 10.0, Thinkpad T42).  What I would like to do is be able to run
> >> mytharchive on my laptop to burn recordings on my backend to DVD, to
> >> reduce the burdens of ffmpeg,etc from my server.
> >
> > ...
> >
> >> 2) mythburn expects to be running on the same machine as mythbackend.
> >
> > http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/224398#224398
> >
> > Don't think there has been any change on that, yet...
>
> Thanks.  That's exactly what I need to know.
>

This is still high on my wishlist.  My backend is sitting in a closet, and has 
no optical drives connected.  It would be very nice to burn from the 
frontend, since the closet would be a very inconvenient place to put DVD-Rs. 

Mark


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