[mythtv-users] Re: What happens when my cable company switches to digital?

Asciimonster asciimonster at myrealbox.com
Tue Dec 21 13:44:20 UTC 2004

Rudy Zijlstra wrote:

> The Casema STBs have SCART out (yes, analog), analog cinch audio out 
> and probably AC3 out.
> No digital TV signal out. This same is true for the @home STBs, as 
> those are the same.

This is what I like about digital tv: It first has to be converted to 
analogue. Am I the only one who sees the irony? Sorry, but I can't help 
but laugh my brains out.

> By the way, this does not mean that analog is discontinued. For the 
> moment neither Essent nor Casema is considering analog switch off. 
> They are simply offering the analog signals also in digital format. 
> And to make it attractive new channels are only added in digital.

Fjew. Een pak van mijn hart (a tuxito from my heart)! I'm more than 
satisfied with the 30 or so channels I have now so I won't be switching 
any time soon.

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