[mythtv-users] TW and firewire nonsense

Jarod Wilson jarod at wilsonet.com
Sat Jun 20 03:49:54 UTC 2009

On 06/19/2009 11:37 PM, Steve Reilly wrote:
>> Your pretty well out of luck. I would start looking at devices that can
>> capture either the data stream directly or can capture off the component
>> video output of your cable box. There are solutions for both.
> currently using a pair of pvr150's, hdhr, and wanted to start using an
> hdpvr i bought a while ago.  the way i understand it the only way you
> can use the hdpvr with myth is if you can change the channels on the
> box.  currently with myth isnt that the only way you can change channels
> is with firewire? using trunk (mythbuntu)

Uh, no, ir blasters will do the job too. Hell, the hd pvr even ships 
with some (though they're not functional under linux... yet).

Jarod Wilson
jarod at wilsonet.com

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