[mythtv-users] Recommendation for digital tuner for new mythtv system, UK freeview.
myth at robinhill.me.uk
Wed Nov 18 15:29:01 UTC 2009
On Wed Nov 18, 2009 at 03:20:05PM -0000, David Knight wrote:
> On Mon, November 16, 2009 4:37 pm, Richard Morton wrote:
> > Hauppauge Nova t-500 (pci and dual tuner) or the equivalent hauppauge usb
> > sticks (you'd need two for two tuners) or anything with the same chipset,
> > such as technotrend cards.
> > Each tuner can record all channels on the mux simultaneously (so it
> > strictly
> > meets your reqmts of recording two channels simultaneously) but if you
> > want
> > to record *any* two channels you need dual tuners
> Hmm sorry to hope on the thread I noticed you can specify max recordings
> per capture card in mythtv-setup, if one is using the Nova T-500 for
> instance and there were 4 channels available on each MUX could you in
> theory set max recordings to 4 for each individual tuner? (I've currently
> got mine set as 2 max recordings per tuner).
Yes, you can set it to any value you like. More virtual tuners will
probably clutter interfaces and slow down scheduling though (and, of
course, you need enough I/O bandwidth to write the data to disk as
( ' } | Robin Hill <myth at robinhill.me.uk> |
/ / ) | Little Jim says .... |
// !! | "He fallen in de water !!" |
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 198 bytes
Desc: not available
More information about the mythtv-users