[mythtv-users] PVR-150 IR receiver extension?
meatwad.get.the.honeys at gmail.com
Thu Oct 25 08:16:04 UTC 2007
Mark Boyum wrote:
> Thanks everyone for all of the suggestions. Tonight while the wife was
> out and after the toddler went to bed, I hacked my IR cord apart and
> spliced in a length of CAT5. This worked great! My soldering skills
> are terrible, but the connections will be hidden anyhow. I'm still
> tweaking the bindings to my liking, but that shouldn't take long.
> Eliminating the need to use a laptop to send telnet commands to the
> frontend should greatly increase the WAF!
> Thanks again as I wouldn't have thought to cut up the cord on my own.
Congratulations! As Murphy would have it, the power shut off minutes
after I turned on the halogens this morning. A quick trip out back
confirmed a smoldering patch of turf in the neighbor's backyard. Sparky
didn't arrive until late afternoon to put another band-aid on the
I was able to complete much of the light table work last night but the
plasma and 66 block connections have to wait. A very rough framework
with some step-by-step galleries is up only because I hit send instead
of preview during an early edit. None of the detailed text, specs,
steps, references or links are in yet but I'll plug away at it for
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