[mythtv] DVB-T

Edward Wildgoose Edward.Wildgoose at FRMHedge.com
Fri Aug 1 14:07:54 EDT 2003


> A small question regarding DVB. Long time ago I saw some discussion regarding 
> the use of budget DVB cards and normal, with the difference that the budget 
> didnt decode the mpeg stream (?). Anyway, which type of card is recommended for 
> myth? 

Myth doesn't (yet) make use of hardware decoders, so no reason to get the full featured card

> And also, is there any plan to have softcam support? Because Im planing 
> to get a DVB-C card and the CAM module with viaaccess will be almost 200 euro 
> with shipping which I cannot afford :)

Not sure.  Clearly if it is transparent to the frontend software then yes it will be supported, otherwise ...

Check on the www.linuxtv.org mailing list for questions about compatibility, current drivers, etc

Ed W



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