[mythtv-users] US cable companies and mandatory OTA channels

Marc Sherman msherman at projectile.ca
Wed Jan 9 21:57:52 UTC 2008

>> My local cable company claims satellite providers "aggressively
>> process" the signals, which I won't argue with, but the implication
>> seems to be that the cable company does not, which I do not agree
>> with.

jedi at mishnet.org wrote:
> Either they are or they aren't.
> There really isn't anything to "agree with".

"aggressively" is a value judgement, with which it is possible to
disagree. Presumably the cable company compresses the OTA stream, but
less than DirectTV does.

- Marc

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