[mythtv-users] Maybe a slightly different usage model for Myth with DirecTV encrypted HD?

Gabe Rubin gaberubin at gmail.com
Mon May 24 23:52:13 UTC 2010

On Mon, May 24, 2010 at 4:48 PM, Mark Knecht <markknecht at gmail.com> wrote:
> There would be value (to me) in just using Myth to start and stop the
> DTV DVR and still let it do the recording. As the recordings are
> encrypted HD Myth cannot do much with the data anyway (AFAIK) so I see
> no major value in Myth storing the video vs leaving on the DVR.

Why don't you want to use an HD-PVR?  You can record to your heart's
content using the component output and have HD recordings, even for
the encrypted channels.  Seems a lot simpler than what you are tying
to do.

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