[mythtv-users] OK. Which Video Capture Card is the best.

Ben Kamen bkamen at benjammin.net
Tue Oct 11 02:35:48 UTC 2011

On 10/10/2011 7:09 PM, Keith Vance wrote:
> I have been struggling to no end to get my pcHDTV HD-5500 card to function properly on Ubuntu for way too long.

Odd... I have (2) 5500's and they both have worked flawlessly with LinHES (KnoppMyth) and hopefully soon CentOS

> It used to work, but I can't get it back to functioning. I can get HD channels to work great, but the analog video either is complete rubbish or it's really poor quality.

Is your Comcast area even still supporting Analog? (They shut it down here except for just a small handful of channels)

> I'm fine with scraping this card altogether and buying something better.

If I paid for shipping, I wouldn't mind having a spare if you wanted the card to avoid the landfill?


Ben Kamen - O.D.T., S.P.
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