[mythtv-users] HD-PVR component video

John Drescher drescherjm at gmail.com
Wed Jun 4 17:24:20 UTC 2008

On Wed, Jun 4, 2008 at 1:17 PM, Kevin Kuphal <kkuphal at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 4, 2008 at 11:56 AM, Rick <ve1gn at nb.sympatico.ca> wrote:
>> I'm having a brain fart I think.  I understand how the HD-PVR works to
>> the computer but how do you go from the computer to the TV?  I don't see
>> too many video cards with component output.  Do you use DVI > HDMI?
>> Won't copy prevention defeat that?  I'm confused.
> STB -> HD-PVR via component -> PC via USB -> [MythTV] -> TV via tv-out
> It's a tuner that tunes via component instead of coax like cable or
> other analog sources.
I assume the one potential problem with this is if cable boxes disable
the HD component out and use HDMI instead.


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