[mythtv-users] backend 4x pvr250 MB advice

Steven mythmail at richardstraat.homedns.org
Fri Jul 30 07:45:12 EDT 2004

> There are certain chipsets that will cause you problems with ivtv. Save
> yourself the hassle and get an intel motherboard.

Just read trough the " Perfect motherboard query" tread on the ivtv list 
(from a week or so ago) and that seemed to be the message there as well.
> 7 frontends seams a little crazy.  You could get away with 2 frontends. 
> One dedicated box in the room you watch the most tv in and will get the
> most use.  And 1 frontend with the video/audio modulated and fed back
> into your cable system on an unused channel.  Then use an RF remote to
> control myth no matter what room your in.  It works great and will save
> you some cash.
Big house, lots of people recording and watching. Frontends will also 
double as DVD and music players.

More information about the mythtv-users mailing list