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MythTV, Rainy Day Project With Staying Power

Oct 16, 2008, 12:34 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kristin Shoemaker)

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"Opting for a MythTV powered DVR requires some planning. Building a MythTV box might cost roughly the same as TiVO (or equivalent) hardware. As MythTV is surprisingly easy on hardware resources, even if new components are needed, they don't need to be cutting edge. Schedules Direct, the non-profit organization that supplies channel line-up feeds to a number of MythTV (and similarly oriented) applications is less costly than a TiVO subscription. But cost isn't the only consideration."

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