[mythtv-users] DVB in the UK (EPG)

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Sun Dec 12 18:35:24 UTC 2004

In message <41BA21ED.8090405 at csi.com>
          Craig Read <craigread at csi.com> wrote:

> Tom Hughes wrote:
> > Indeed. It's hard to justify paying for the Hauppage, Nebula or
> > Pinnacle cards if the Twinhan one is going to work. The others might
> > have better Windows software but I don't care about that.
> One thing to consider, is the Twinhan card doesn't have hardware
> decoding.  I'm not sure if the others do though.  The AMD 2800+ system
> I'm using seems to handle a HDTV signal ok (although I haven't checked
> out the CPU utilisation).

I don't want it to decode! I just want it to stream the MPEG to
disk - the whole point is to stay in the digital domain or I could
just hook up a set top box to a analog input.


Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)

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