[mythtv-users] HD-PVR. Anyone received one yet?

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Tue Jun 3 03:23:25 UTC 2008

On Mon, Jun 2, 2008 at 1:30 PM, Robert McNamara <iamlindoro at aol.com> wrote:
> The devices are in Myth and driver developer hands, and there are some minor
> issues that need to be worked out before the driver can be released.  I
> wouldn't expect much "beta user" testing on the driver, it will most likely
> see outright release when the author feels comfortable with it.  There is
> heavy discussion on the problem in the IRC channel, and if you idle in there
> for a bit you'll understand what the holdup is.
> I've received my HD-PVR, and I know that the Myth and linux development is
> all but done.  I understood when I preordered (in the first 30 minutes of
> preorders :) )  that it would likely take a tiny bit of time before it was
> ready to become my primary tuner.  The fact that the driver is as far along
> as it is is a huge testament to the driver's author and the assistance of
> Hauppauge, and I hope that we see people showing appropriate appreciation
> when everything is in good working order.  Which, by the by, should be very
> very soon.  Hang in there.
> Robert

awesome. whats the consensus on how fast of a processor is needed to
playback the files it records? I've got an
Athlon64 X2 4200 (overclocked to 2.6GHz).

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