[mythtv-users] HDHomeRun and comcast digital cable. Will it work? Channels?

Fred Squires fsquires at gmail.com
Wed Mar 14 22:07:03 UTC 2007

On 3/14/07, William Munson <william_munson at bellsouth.net> wrote:
> I am getting ready to buy a HD capture device and the HDHomeRun looks
> like a good choice. The big unknown is if it will work with this crappy
> Comcast cable network. The comcast web site says that their hd settop
> box will not receive hd unless I pay the extra premium which makes me
> wonder if the signal is sent encripted or just their box needs
> authorization.  Thus the subject line.... Anyone have experience with
> comcast?

They have a physical device on the lines that blocks the frequencies
for network access.  So, if it's anything like a cable modem you won't
be able to pick them up.

It was supposed to be so Easy.

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