[mythtv-users] Dishnetwork Dual receivers
dwilson at solidstatesoftware.com
Mon Jul 25 13:41:41 UTC 2011
On 07/18/2011 06:56 AM, Dan Wilga wrote:
> You should also know that the second receiver on a dual-receiver unit
> is SD, not HD. I just verified this on the Technology page of their site.
> Personally, I just had them give me two separate receivers, and I pay
> the extra $6/month (or whatever it is this week.) I don't yet have HD
> capture hardware, though. I'm waiting for some kind soul to do the v4l
> driver for the Colossus, rather than shell out a whole bunch of money
> for the oh-so-buggy HDPVR.
Yes, I knew that the second receiver was SD.
I hadn't read about the Colossus until you mentioned it. Now I want one!
I imagine that it ought to be much more stable than the external box. I
haven't bought either yet - I'll keep watching for a v4l driver.
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