[mythtv-users] Cheap HDMI capture

Jan Ceuleers jan.ceuleers at gmail.com
Tue Jun 28 17:34:11 UTC 2016

On 28/06/16 18:58, Mitch Capper wrote:
> I would recommend just hooking this into a dedicated usb to Ethernet
> adapter that plugs into your backend. Its < $10, will allow for as many
> as you want without any collisions, and would be easy to setup.  Its
> great the new versions use h264, clearly an underpowered chip probably
> causing the resolution problems,  the old ones claim 1080p at 60fps with
> MJPEG (although the quality issues are apparent). 

Please don't top-post.

Installing multiple NICs in the backend doesn't fully solve the problem,
since there will still be a collision in terms of multicast IP addresses
if these boxen all behave exactly the same.

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