[mythtv] an architectural issue for future releases

Stephen Davies mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Sun, 13 Oct 2002 09:47:41 +0100 (BST)

On Sat, 12 Oct 2002, Isaac Richards wrote:

> There aren't any cheap hardware encoding cards that are supported in linux, 
> aside from a few that do hardware mjpeg compression.

Hi Isaac,

Put away that analogue thinking.  ;-) What about DVB cards? - they
directly deliver the transmitted mpeg2 data stream.

I do understand its hard to get excited about that with no DVB in the US.