[mythtv-users] Is HD worth it?

Brian L. Walter blwalter at gmail.com
Sun Sep 16 12:26:15 UTC 2007

Rod Roark wrote:
> When my wife and I watch TV, the problem isn't so much getting the
> clearest possible picture, but rather finding something to watch that
> doesn't suck and that we haven't already seen several times.
> How much quality HD programming is out there?  BTW we very seldom
> watch sports.
> And to make this more relevant to MythTV: am I correct in inferring
> that DirecTV with HD is not workable with Myth?
HD from directv is apparently possible, but, expensive.


Bot h solutions require a second box (usually Windoze), in the middle to 
capture the stream as d-vhs, then it can be exported to Myth via firewire.

I believe one or two people here have tried these solutions, with some 


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