[mythtv-users] Is Anyone Using the Scientific Atlanta 3250 with Firewire Capture?

Mario Limonciello mario.mailing at gmail.com
Fri Jun 17 18:06:14 UTC 2005


Roy Murphy wrote:

>On 5/14/05, Mario Limonciello <mario.mailing at gmail.com> wrote:
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>>Your 3250 has a firewire port???
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>Mine does. Can this work?
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Yes.  Grab yourself a firewire cable and follow the Howto at jarod's
site.  You'll quickly find out whether or not its active.  If its not
active, call your cable company and they will activate it for you. 
After fighting to get myself a box with firewire ports, i was about to
complain about them not being activated.  I used gscanbus to force a bus
reset and suddenly they worked.  My cable company told me however that
they won't have all channels over firewire for some time (3 months or
so).  As of right now, I only get maybe 20 or 30 channels via firewire.


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