[mythtv-users] good capture card?

Lindsay Mathieson lindsay.mathieson at optusnet.com.au
Thu Jun 19 14:04:41 UTC 2008

Johnny Russ wrote:
> It doesn't output. It is a capture card. It will capture video from 4 
> cameras at once.


> I agree that it is a very bad idea to build a mythtv system for 
> someone else. Even the most seasoned mythtv users are weary of doing 
> something like that. To get yourself started I would use the wiki to 
> educate yourself about what type of tuner/capture card you are going 
> to need and get that. Then get Mythbuntu and follow the guides from 
> that community to setup your system. Once you have that in place you 
> can figure the rest out as you go.

Yah, I researched and experimented for over a year before I (recently) 
put together a MythBox that's being used in anger. Definitely for the 
best I took that long, I would have been pissed and probably have given 
up if I'd tried to to it all at once.


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