[mythtv-users] Semi-OT: OTA, Comcast business HSI and the single coax

Chase Douglas chasedouglas.lists at gmail.com
Thu Jul 24 12:55:31 UTC 2008

On Jul 24, 2008, at 6:45 AM, Justin The Cynical wrote:

> Greetings.  This is semi-off topic IMO, but not fully as I'm sure
> someone on the list may have dealt with a similar situation.
> I am currently set-up for OTA digital only and my current connection  
> to
> the world is via DSL.
> I am switching to Comcast business for my pipe, and would like to make
> use of a single coax for both.
> I know that OTA and Comcast television do not mix over the same coax,
> but what about just data?  Is there a splitter or filter that I can  
> get
> to allow this to work, or am I going to have to run a new line just  
> for
> the data?
> I am in Washington county, Oregon in the U.S. if that makes any  
> difference.
> Any advice or pointers are appreciated.

In the places I've lived when you get the cable services of any type,  
you get all the OTA channels from the cable co as well, digital and  

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