[mythtv] pcHDTV NTSC<->ATSC
jhoos at thwack.net
Wed Sep 15 00:31:19 EDT 2004
On Tue, Sep 14, 2004 at 08:07:15PM -0400, David George wrote:
> Umm, are you sure that the pcHDTV NTSC supports cable? I wasn't aware
> that it was a cable tuner. I thought it only did OTA (over-the-air)
> NTSC. Just wondering anyone really interested in NTSC over the air? I
> am only about 10-20 miles from our local stations and the reception is
It can do NTSC cable as well, yes. And no, I'm not interested in OTA
NTSC since around here anything that I could receive OTA has an HD
signal that at least carries the same thing.
> I could probably test some things for you if you want to send the
> patches. I run the latest CVS so, is possible, please send diffs
> relative to CVS.
I will test things out a bit more and then post what I have so far.
> Thanks, it is nice to have another pcHDTV interested developer. I
> haven't done anything on the HDTV video side. I have been spending most
> of my little available time on improving the overall Alsa support. Next
> up, volume control! I know not necessary with external 5.1 decoders,
> but some people like to control the volume through the Myth box. Yes,
> OSS already currently supports this.
And thanks in return, since last spring when I last worked on Myth,
audio dropouts and such with ALSA was one of my bigger headaches!
Things seem to be working much better now in that department.
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