Linux Journal: MythTV and AM2 on Linux War Stories, A Continuing Saga
Aug 11, 2006, 06:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Nicholas Petreley)
"As you may recall from my last entry, I exchanged my cable box
from a Scientific Atlanta 8000HD to a Scientific Atlanta 8300HD.
The latter, new box continues to output a signal from the cable
connection even if I have it in HDTV mode. It probably also
continues to output AVI and S-Video. This finally opened up a way
for me to use my cable box with a MythTV box.
"Thanks to a serious (and mysterious) spinal injury (I say
mysterious because I haven't figured out how I did the damage), I
can only work on the project for a half hour at a time, at most. I
have discovered some interesting things in those short