[mythtv-users] New Setup Question regarding tv tuner cards

Doug Lytle support at drdos.info
Tue Mar 10 21:09:31 UTC 2009

Ethan Pierce wrote:
> I may have went overboard with my card purchase, but am wondering if I
> will be able to record multiple shows
> at the same time with this setup?  I understand the PVR-500 doesnt do

Your system goes way beyond what mine has and I do.  I have a Intel Atom 
Dual core.  2GB memory and 4 tuners.

> Will I just split my cable lines three ways - 1to the pchd card and 2 to
> the PVR-500 lines?

Actually, the PVR 500 takes only one input for analog TV and it does the 
splitting.  The second coax connector is for radio.


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