[oclug] New TV Tuner cards ??
billlinux at rogers.com
Sun Jul 27 20:09:28 EDT 2008
On Sun, 2008-07-27 at 19:10 -0400, Brad Barnett wrote:
> If you don't care about HDTV at this point in time, just buy a PVR-250 or
> PVR-500 (dual input). Even if you *do* care about HDTV, buy one of the
> above, which you can use with SDTV channels anyhow. These are the most
> stable (driver wise) of Hauppauge's products under Linux, as they've been
> around for many a year.
I don't need the dual input. I had looked and the PVR-250, which is
probably my best bet. But, I little techno-lust prompted the Hauppage
> Hauppauge has a new device:
> that will have full support for Linux, and will suffice for capturing
> HDTV from any source, but if you don't like to hack with new / untested
> hardware, wait a few months / a year to look at it seriously.
> By then, needed drivers will be in the kernel likely, and Myth will have
> support on board...
The techno-lust spread to this when I read your suggestion and looked at
the site. But on second (rational) thought, it really is more than I
PVR-250 it is then.
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