[mythtv-users] CableLabs Reaches Deal to Let Devices Run IP Video
dlou99 at yahoo.com
Fri Aug 24 20:32:53 UTC 2007
From: Mike Perkins <mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk>
>Dean Collins wrote:
>> Wont be applicable to MythTV as I doubt they will ?authorize? a PC tuner
>> card but worth a read anyway.
>Doesn't apply. "Content over IP" means it comes in the ethernet port - you don't
>need a tuner. Still, there's no way they would let the "Digital Transmission
>Copy Protection" protocol anywhere near the likes of us.
DTCP-IP uses signed certificates. Even if someone coded a MythTV client, it'd be useless because nobody would talk to you if DTLA doesn't sign the cert. Plus, they use elliptic curve cryptography. Good luck cracking that.
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