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by Tango
Wed Dec 04, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Linux
Topic: Considering Setting Up MythTV on Linux
Replies: 7
Views: 986
United States of America

Re: Considering Setting Up MythTV on Linux

@gacross, thank you - that answers ALL my questions! I've had to go with Channels for now. It was a quick and easy setup on an old MacMini I use as a file server. There are a number of things I like about MythTV. I can use it as a media center, so I won't need to use Plex or UMS along with it and ca...
by Tango
Mon Oct 14, 2019 2:39 am
Forum: Linux
Topic: Considering Setting Up MythTV on Linux
Replies: 7
Views: 986
United States of America

Re: Considering Setting Up MythTV on Linux

1. I prefer a small PC such as an Asus thin mini-itx with a network tuner such as an HDHomeRun. I have always used an IR remote with mythfronend installed on a PC. The backend and frontend can be installed on the same PC. 2. It is more difficult than an off-the-shelf DVR. Being technically inclined...
by Tango
Sun Oct 13, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: Linux
Topic: Considering Setting Up MythTV on Linux
Replies: 7
Views: 986
United States of America

Considering Setting Up MythTV on Linux

I'm dropping DISH TV and going to OTA TV only. I've looked at the various DVRs out there and the ones I like the best are Tablo and TiVo, but they have problems I'd rather not deal with. I'd rather go with MythTV. I used to run a business based on my software, in Perl, Javascript, MySQL, and Java. I...