[mythtv-users] mythtv & the future of HD

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Wed Nov 14 19:32:50 UTC 2007

On Nov 14, 2007, at 11:28 AM, Steve Peters - Priority Electronics wrote:

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org 
> ] On Behalf Of Brad DerManouelian
> Sent: Wednesday, November 14, 2007 11:21 AM
> To: Discussion about mythtv
> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] mythtv & the future of HD
> On Nov 14, 2007, at 11:04 AM, Steve Peters - Priority Electronics  
> wrote:
>> Hello, I was thinking of getting a HD Home Run for my myth setup.  
>> That got me thinking...since everything is moving slowly but surely  
>> over to hd (cable and satellite included), what are other mythtv  
>> users' plans and thoughts about not being able to join in on the HD  
>> fun? In 2-3 years, will mythtv users be dropping off in favor of HD  
>> cable and satellite box DVR's? What do you guys think?
>> -Steve
> I have HD on my myth box. What fun am I missing?
> You surely don't have espn, mtv, mtv2, tnt, tbs, hd net, all those  
> channels are in HD. Also, you can get many more HD channels now like  
> HBO, Showtime, and many more. Since there is no way to get these HD  
> channels on myth, and since more and more channels will be going to  
> HD, i was wondering how mythtv users would cope with not having HD  
> channels except for the free local stations. In a few years, most of  
> the stations will be in HD. Right now it's mostly fine, cause you  
> don't miss much, but I'm talking about a few years down the line.
> -Steve

Oh, those. Get an HD STB and use Firewire. I don't think premium  
channels will work, but the others should.

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://mythtv.org/pipermail/mythtv-users/attachments/20071114/860b2cba/attachment.htm 

More information about the mythtv-users mailing list