[mythtv-users] Why isn't LiveTV as smart as a regular recording?
gravityhammer at gmail.com
Thu Nov 13 00:57:52 UTC 2008
On Wed, Nov 12, 2008 at 7:35 PM, Brian Wood <beww at beww.org> wrote:
>> I'm not trying to say /you/ should be writing the code. But there are a
>> /lot/ of people in this (and other threads) who keep saying they want
>> better LiveTV.
> From what I've seen the people you refer to are most often new Myth
> users. The immediate thing to do with your shiny new Myth box is the
> same thing you were doing with your previous system (whatever it was).
> It takes people a while to realize that watching LiveTV is not the best
> thing to do with a Myth system.
As an FYI, my MythBox has been running since March 29th, 2004. LiveTV
has a purpose in *my* house, as I've hashed and rehashed. For the
most part, LiveTV works for me. It has unexplained glitches, but
nearly every other function of MythTV has had unexplained glitches, as
well. Should I not use MythMusic because it segfaults occasionally?
Should I have stopped using mythfilldatabase when it started to error
at completion daily, causing odd shows to be recorded that I hadn't
Pardon the brashness, but I'm just a little bit tired of the standard
response that people using a function of MythTV (in fact, on the
typical theme layout, the #1 function, menu-wise) are using MythTV
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