[mythtv-users] placing the DVD player far, far away

Trey Thompson treythompson at gmail.com
Wed Jan 31 20:45:23 UTC 2007

> I have a firewire/USB dvd player that plugs into my mythbox.  I'd like
> to put it close to the sofa, on the other side of the room from the TV;
> say about 20' of wiring alltogether.  This is too far for USB....
> The mythbox sits in a closet behind the TV.
> Anyone know of a solution that doesn't cost an arm and a leg?
> --Yan
> _______________________________________________

Here's a set of adapters that lets you use up to 150 feet of CAT5 to
extend the USB signal.  Never tried it though.


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