[mythtv-users] New HDTV!! Have some questions about firewire capture and proper modeline...

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Mon Dec 26 01:15:54 EST 2005

Josh wrote:

>My new Hitachi 55" HDT52 has a firewire port on it.  In reading the
>documentation, it appears that the TV has the ability to record over this
>firewire port to an external device.
>I have looked through the forums a bit and I see a lot of discussion relating
>to capture from a digital cable box, but I was wondering if there is any way I
>can configure my Linux box/MythTV to capture over this firewire port directly?
> This is attractive to me since the TV has an onboard HD tuner and it'd be
>great to capture HD content straight over this port.
 From last week:

http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/168496#168496 (whole 

>Also, while I'm asking... does anyone know the appropriate modeline for this
>set?  I've got an old GeForce2 DDR that has a DVI port on it that I'd like to
>use and was hoping it would be a somewhat painless update.


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