[mythtv-users] HR21 DirecTV receiver as HD input to MythTV box through HDMI?
John P Poet
jppoet at gmail.com
Thu Sep 25 23:00:48 UTC 2008
On Thu, Sep 25, 2008 at 4:51 PM, Peter Pavlovich <pavlovich at gmail.com> wrote:
>> That device accepts output from the component port, not the HDMI port.
>> However, I have two of these I'm using with DirecTV and I'm quite
>> happy with the results.
>> There are no consumer-level HDMI capture devices. Of the expensive
>> professional ones, I do not believe they have any linux support at all.
> What about this one?
> Assuming it is supported in Linux, would this not work?
No support for HDCP, so even if it had Linux support (which it does
not), it would not do you much good.
The ONLY way you are ever going to get HD into Myth is via the "analog
hole". That is where devices like the HD-PVR come into play.
A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?
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