[Wiltshire] Mythtv and DVB-C with NTL / Virgin / UK Cable
andrew at anvil.org
Fri Feb 22 19:06:05 GMT 2008
> Andrew Meredith wrote:
>> Getting the channels on cable is part one of the problem, part two is
>> getting a feed of program data. You can use the mythfilldatabase tool
>> with the usual add-ons, but there might be a better way.
> Getting listing data isn't really a problem. Xmltv gets it quite nicely
> from the RT website.
Sure .. I use this for my Sky channel .. it's just a fag and a point of
failure. It is also far more often inaccurate and out of date than
Freeview EPG in my experience.
> Sadly where I live I can't get freeview - hence all the messing about
> with satellite dishes and maybe cable. I would much rather have a dual
> DVB-T card, but it's just not an option :-( Freeview isn't coming to
> Swindon for a few years yet.
You can't get Freeview in Swindon ??!!??!! You're kidding !!!
Have you actually tried ? Do you want to ?
Andrew Meredith BEng CEng CITP MBCS MIET
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