[mythtv] mpeg4 H.264 over dvb in UK

Simon Kenyon simon at koala.ie
Tue May 16 09:17:33 UTC 2006


On Thursday 04 May 2006 13:40, Chris Birkinshaw wrote:

> The DVB-T service will be on a new multiplex in London only, and will
> be up very very soon. If you are using a DVB card which feeds the
> whole TS to the computer (e.g. Nova-T) then it matters not to the card
> whether it is SD or HD. I would also guess that if you have a card
> with an MPEG2 decoder then there must be a way to get data PIDs in
> their raw form from the TS as this is what must happen to
> interactive/subs etc.
>
> The question is whether mythtv will recognise the service and stream
> types which have been allocated in the UK for HD services and for
> h.264 AVC streams. I would guess not at the moment, so they will be
> ignored. Can anyone answer this?
>
> Neither of these channels offically launches for a few days yet,
> though there is upconverted BBC1 content there at present for testing.

i have a hauppauge nexus-s
do you know if this will this ever work with the bbc free to air dvb-s service 
or do i need a different card (and if so what)?

regards
--
simon


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