[mythtv-users] digital vs analog stations

Mitch Gore mitchell.gore at gmail.com
Fri Jan 18 20:33:21 UTC 2008

On Jan 18, 2008 1:48 PM, Timothy E. Krantz <tkrantz at stahurabrenner.com>

>  Was wondering if someone could give me a hint.
> I just got my Pinnacle 800i card working with MythTv.
> If I configure it to MythTV using the /dev/video0 device and scan stations
> I get my cable providers analog stations only.
> If I configure it with the /dev/dvb/adapter0 device and scan for stations
> using terristrial or QAM-256 I get my providers unencrypted digital
> stations.
> Is there a way to get both sets of stations?  Itr seems inadvisable to
> leave both defined to MythTV because I am sure bad things would happen if
> the scheduler tried to use them both at the same time.
> Any input greatly appreciated.
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As of know AFAIK you cannot add both sources to Myth.  (well you can but you
will get some nasty conflicts if two record at the same time)  I believe
there is a branch in SVN that is addressing this limitiation but I dont
think it is ready for use yet.  Dev's do you know the status?

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