[mythtv-users] Taking the plunge
Kevin.Barsby at Sun.COM
Tue Mar 2 06:37:44 EST 2004
I've just ordered an Hush PC and a PVR 350, whilst awaiting delivery I
thought I'd try to canvass some opinion on the best way to go about
installing and setting up. This is what I'd settled on so far:
I know you can get Redhat drivers for the MPEG decoder, but I was going
to go with 350 TV out for TV watching and DVD (via Xine or the modified
Kernel is a big consideration, is anyone running on the 2.6 kernel
series? Are there any benefits either way (native ALSA)?
Infrared, I've brought a UIRT2 module (http://users.skynet.be/sky50985/)
for which there seems to be LIRC support, the main reason for this is
the Wake-On-LAN IR switch on feature.
Switching between TV-Outs, given MythGame and the visualisation of Mythv
Music doesn't work on the pvr350, how easy would it be to switch between
the MB TV-out and the pvr 350 tv out, think 2 cables and a channel
change on the TV.
Any comments welcome :-)
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