[TriLUG] mythtv ramblings and a questions about december
David A. Cafaro
dac at trilug.org
Tue Mar 22 14:34:57 EST 2005
On Tue, 2005-03-22 at 11:38 -0500, John Turner wrote:
> In addition to the HD-3000, there is the Air2PC card that also does
> HDTV. Both cards support QAM, which is what TWC uses.
> So as long as the signal is not encrypted (which is a requirement for
> the broadcast channels, but not for HBO) you should be able to tune it
> with Myth and one of these HD cards.
> In the future Myth support for firewire cable boxes could be used if
> you can get a supported box.
Just curious, but from what I've read at the www.pcHDTV.com website QAM
is not supported on their HD-3000. Are you sure about that? If it is
then maybe it is time to get one, but if not Air2PC card does support
QAM then I would lean towards that.
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