[mythtv-users] PVR 250's OEM on ebay for $88

Tyler Drake mythpcjabber at ec.rr.com
Fri Jan 2 09:45:09 EST 2004

What receiver are you using (i.e. the one LIRC recommends, or your own,
etc)? If its yours, can you please include a link to a schematic?


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>Sent: Friday, January 02, 2004 9:28 AM
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>Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] PVR 250's OEM on ebay for $88
>On Thu, 1 Jan 2004, Malcolm wrote:
>> Oh OK.  So what you're saying is that even if the card doesn't support a
>> remote you can build a receiver and use a generic remote?  I'm guessing
>> the generic built receiver does not connect to the card but into a serial
>> port or something?
>I don't have a PVR 250, but I do have a scratch-built receiver. It plugs
>into the serial port and works very well.
>Advantages: huge range (much wider angle), and any remote works with it.
>I've got a programmable remote, and I think "volume up for Technics amp"
>currently means "delete" :)
>Disadvantages: soldering. The circuit is not very complex, though.
>Drew Bernat                                                __ ____
>abernat at zathras.net                                         |  | |
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