[mythtv-users] MythTV on AppleTV

Scott D. Davilla davilla at 4pi.com
Mon Jun 9 17:43:45 UTC 2008

>Brad DerManouelian wrote:
>>  The HD-PVR will only produce 720p or 1080i files. Component doesn't 
>>  officially support 1080p (although you can get it to work in some 
>>  cases). That aside, I would say the right drivers are needed to decode 
>>  h.264 content and I'm not sure if they are available yet. CoreAVC 
>>  looks promising but I haven't tried it. I have an HD-PVR sitting on my 
>>  master backend just waiting for the driver to be released. I will 
>>  report back to the list once I've got captures from it and can test on 
>>  my AppleTV.
>I understand tweaks are needed to get support into MythTV for the
>HD-PVR.  But IIRC some people have reported the latest MPlayer will play
>the sample files from the HD-PVR.  I was curious if anyone had tried
>that with the AppleTV.

All the sample file that I have see are 1080p captures. And not a 
chance with 1080p. I'm waiting for 720p captures.

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