[mythtv-users] HD PVR and IR transmitter for channel change (why)
oliver.greg at gmail.com
Wed Dec 15 15:42:08 UTC 2010
On Wed, Dec 15, 2010 at 9:38 AM, Dave Richardson <mythtv at derdev.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 15 Dec 2010 07:33:57 -0800, Robert McNamara
> <robert.mcnamara at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Wed, Dec 15, 2010 at 7:29 AM, Dave Richardson <mythtv at derdev.com>
>> Why is the HD PVR IR Transmitter favored over IR
>>> transmitting from the BE?
>> They are one and the same. the HD-PVR is just a capture device with
>> an IR Emitter. The backend still controls it as it does any other IR
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> But physically, there's a difference between
> HDPVR --> [IR] --> STB
> BE --> [IR] --> STB
> I'm confident that your explanation of functional equivalence is spot-on,
> but I'm unclear why one got so much focus in the wiki.
> Basically, if I had a "spare" IR Transmitter on my BE waiting to be used or
> could use the IR Transmitter from the HD PVR, which one do I choose and why?
Basically, if you have read all of the past threads, then you are
aware that enumeration of the normal
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