AW: [mythtv-users] Re: Any good experiences with Via Epia systems?

Patrick Wenger info at
Wed Oct 6 19:24:29 UTC 2004

> I really don't have a bad thing to say about it and would recommend it
> to anyone.  I haven't used it as a backend but I'm sure that it would be
> just fine with a pvr-250/350.
I use my epia MII 12000 as a combined backend / frontend with a PVR-350.
Since the PVR is doing the mpeg2-enconding this works fine. One point to
mention is that if you use the hardware XvMC support (via CLE266) you can't
use the deinterlacing features of myth. Besides this I'm mostly happy with
my system although I don't use every feature so far (PCMCIA etc.) Most of
all I love the form factor... (I'm using a Cubit 3 case, very stylish).


By the way: I'm using Debian unstable, kernel, X.Org 6.8.1
with Unichrome support, ivtv 0.1.10pre2-chk100z, myth with via XvMC support

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