[mythtv-users] Mytthtv and UK Freeview HD?

Another Sillyname anothersname at googlemail.com
Sun May 9 22:44:53 UTC 2010

On 9 May 2010 23:01, Stephen Tan <stan at stanandliz.net> wrote:
> Hi there
> The last I heard about the craziness of the encryption of EPG bits of
> the Freeview HD signal was ...... well, not very much. I have dug out
> the most recent article below.
> http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2010/apr/01/bbc-hd-consultation-hdmi
> Given that this is the last piece of information I can find -
> including on the Mythtv mailing lists, I was wondering if there was a
> strategy to tackle HD Freeview in place? I'm not a programmer but I'll
> do anything that's required to hack around the barriers to watching
> Freeview HD.
> At the moment, it's hit and miss as to whether I buy an HD Freeview
> box to watch the World Cup this Summer....... I'm dying to do so and
> it would be fantastic if by some miracle I could do it from my
> Mythbuntu system.... :)
> regards
> Stephen
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You do realise you can watch BBC and ITV HD on DVB-S don't you?

No hacking required.

Also there's currently no silicon that supports DVB-T2 on a card.

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