[mythtv-users] PCI-E ATSC (US) Card Recommendation

Jarod Wilson jarod at wilsonet.com
Tue Dec 1 22:52:04 UTC 2009

On Dec 1, 2009, at 4:47 PM, Kevin Ross wrote:

>> From: Alan Young
>> Sent: Tuesday, December 01, 2009 9:44 AM
>> I have the single tuner version of this card - the HVR 1250 - and it
>> works just great for receiving OTA ATSC.  I'm not sure about the dual, but
>> the single uses the cx23885 driver which has been in the kernel for quite
>> some time.
> I will second this recommendation.  I have the 1250 (as well as some others)
> and it works reliably.  No firmware file is needed.  No special build of v4l
> drivers.  Just plug it in, and setup Myth.

Ah, right, I believe the firmware I needed on my box w/a 1250 and 1800 in it was for the analog side of the 1800 only.

Jarod Wilson
jarod at wilsonet.com

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