[mythtv-users] New HD HomeRun problem
jk90090 at gmail.com
Tue Mar 3 21:53:54 UTC 2009
Yan Seiner wrote:
>>> At least on my system (0.21) myth uses a broadcast to locate the HDHR.
>>> Maybe once it's up it uses the IP address, but at least for the first
>>> detection it uses the 0xFFFFFFFF ID for the HDHR, which I'm assuming is
>>> some sort of "Hey HDHR, Wake up and tell me where you are" call.
>> How would that work if you had more than one HDHR? I can see potential
> I only have one.... But myth allows you to put in a specific address. I
> thought this was an IP address but apparently it's some sort of magic
> cookie coded into each HDHR.
> Anyone know more?
I'm guessing, but it looks right: It has to do with the MAC address of
the unit. 00:18:DD:ab:cd:ef
for a unit with ID : 1abcdefB , where the '1' and the 'B' probably
relate to revision or something.
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