Good TV/VHS card for Fedora Core?

Florin Andrei florin at
Sat Jan 7 19:57:25 UTC 2006

On Sat, 2006-01-07 at 20:43 +0100, dondi_2006 wrote:

> > WinTV PVR250 works fine on FC4, either standalone or with
> > MythTV - the latter is recommended.
> Recommended for what, exactly? What is possible with WinTV+MythTV,
> but not without the latter? The home page says
> Mythv can do "Pause/Fast Forward/Rewind "live" TV". Is this what
> you had in mind, or something else?

I just realized what you said - that at first you only want to capture
VHS cassettes. In that case, of course, MythTV is not that useful.

Watching live TV on a computer is another matter, though. Keep MythTV in
mind if you even plan to do that.

Florin Andrei

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