[mythtv-users] What hardware do I need to be able to dual record using Comcast cable?
adamrose at mit.edu
Thu Oct 16 02:51:44 UTC 2008
Thanks all for the feedback. Yeah, I'm looking at a combined system.
That's too bad that the P4 can't handle HD playback; if there's a
better CPU that can fit in the same socket, I might go with that, but
otherwise I'm not sure if it's worth putting together a whole new
I need to talk to Comcast to get a new STB, since the one I currently
have was just the basic one that came with my package, no HD or
FireWire. Once I get that, I'll see what I can get out of the
FireWire connection. If you're using FireWire, do you even need a TV
tuner card at all? Can you just read the digital FireWire stream
through a standard FireWire card and save it to disk (assuming it's
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