[mythtv-users] HDMI to Component/Composite/VGA

Udo van den Heuvel udovdh at xs4all.nl
Wed May 5 13:46:41 UTC 2010

On 2010-05-05 15:42, Brian Wood wrote:
>> Isn't that un-american and almost criminal to use?
>> You avoid HDCP! You can't do that!
>> If you disagree, please call your representatives to get the laws changed.
> Upon thinking about it, "compliant" most likely means it will not convert 
> protected content.

I think there's a jumper in the box to make it un-compliant again.
(or some other trick)
What other use would such a box have in this time of digital HD content?

> Remember that the USA was 
> founded by criminal smugglers, bootleg rum makers, tax evaders, tea thieves 
> and other associated lawbreakers.

Then why hasn't the law changed over all of this time? ;-)

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