[mythtv-users] pcHDTV HD3000 stops receiving

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Wed Nov 7 22:55:35 UTC 2007

David Brodbeck wrote:
> While it's true that repeated writes can wear out an EEPROM, if it  
> were an EEPROM, it wouldn't have to be loaded on every boot because  
> it would be non-volatile. Repeated *reads* don't wear out an EEPROM.
That may be true, but simple observation shows that the tuner EEPROM(s) does get 
reloaded every time my systems boot. Whether or not this should happen, is 
perhaps a question that ought to be considered.

Mike Perkins

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