[mythtv-users] HD PVR and 0.22
kevin at familyross.net
Sat Dec 26 21:28:29 UTC 2009
> I’m doing a rebuild of MythTV in order to handle HD and would like to
> use the Hauppauge HD PVR as the capture device because it seems to get
> around all the encoding/multi-resolution nonsense.
> So I read up on it in the Wiki
> (http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Hauppauge_HD-PVR). There is a warning at
> the bottom to avoid trying this unless you’re a MythTV/Linux wizard,
> which I am not.
> However, it implies (though it does not say directly) that it will be
> safe for us mere mortals as of MythTV ver 0.22. The download page says
> that version is now out. So am I safe to proceed with my plans?
I needed to apply the patches from the wiki page to make Live TV usable.
Which means building from source, instead of nice prepackaged binaries.
YMMV, of course.
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