[mythtv-users] Going HDTV! Assistance REALLY appreciated please
Jack R. Hyde
jr at jrh.net
Mon Jul 11 10:57:19 EDT 2005
Firewire lets you change the channel by itself, no need for an IR blaster.
Having both a firewire connection and a pcHDTV over QAM, the firewire is my
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Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Going HDTV! Assistance REALLY appreciated please
Sounds promising. How is the best way to control the channels on the box
Thanks for the help?
Quoting greg at nodecam.com:
> > Rats, I already bought the Bell HD system. Well maybe I can take it
> > back. How about SHAW in Canada?
> > I think SHAW might use firewire. What is a good firewire capture card
> > that is a good price point?
> I have heard that Shaw does indeed enable firewire on some of their
> receivers - I haven't done much research on it yet though. As for a
> capture card, my understanding is that all you need is a firewire port on
> your machine - if your motherboard doesn't have one, then firewire PCI
> cards are cheap.
> The only thing holding me back is that TSN "HD" isn't available in my
> market from shaw (apparently) and CFL football is the only reason I want
> HD :)
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