[mythtv-users] Our Only Option is Schedule Direct?

Larry Sanderson larry.sanderson at gmail.com
Mon Sep 17 21:55:35 UTC 2007


>>>> Is our only option to "Pay/Subscribe" to schedule direct.  If so, it
>>>> looks like switching to comcast's DVR is a "now" worthwhile
>>>>
>>>> Am I the only one who is upset about having to pay a monthly fee now
>>>> to use Myth?  Why is it that every time something worthwhile in the
>>>> opensource community somehow ends up being forced into a commercial
>>>> enterprise.  Maybe we could look into how Jbidwatcher gathers it's
>>>> auction data., by scraping it from the source servers.  It's not
>>>> particularly efficient or elegant, but programming data doesn't need
>>>> to be updated very frequently.  We could still use zap2it, just write
>>>> a scrapper.  Any thoughts?
>>
>> This is a good idea - I'm surprised it hasn't been brought up before.
>
>    No it isn't a good idea.  ...and, it has been brought up before.

Yeah, my comment was a failed attempt at humor.  I will try to avoid
sarcasm in the future.



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