[mythtv-users] Charter moving around QAM channels

Johnny jarpublic at gmail.com
Thu May 14 21:21:02 UTC 2009

> Comcast (and all cable providers) is required by Federal law to provide
> analog channels until 2012. If they went all digital somewhere, they are
> literally breaking the law. Maybe someone should call the Hillsboro branch
> and remind them of that.

This isn't accurate. Cable companies are only required to carry the
local stations in analog if they are carrying any other channels in
analog. If they switch entirely to digital then they can switch the
locals to digital as well. See the dtv.gov faq:

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