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Old 02-19-2005, 12:26 AM   #1
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Video 4 linux tuner card

I'm looking for a decent tuner card for my mythtv box.
I'm willing to spend up to 100$
I have seen this atv tv wonder card but it doesnt have linux support.
tell me about ur experiences
Old 02-19-2005, 01:31 AM   #2
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I'll get flamed again for "Advertising" but pcalchemy has the Hauppauge PVR250 for 100

Feel free to lock my thread as I undoubtable work for this site and there for I'm promoting it. I'd hate to answer someones questions.

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Please read the rules again, no advertising because it might be benicial to the person asking the question. This is your last warning...

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Old 02-19-2005, 07:56 AM   #3
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Yes Hauppauge PVR250 is a good choice for mythtv 'cause it provides a full support for MPEG hardware encoding/decoding.
I have seen this atv tv wonder card but it doesnt have linux support.
It has a linux support, that's the GATOS project (a sourceforge project once again )



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