Subject: Re: Receiving TV on netbsd ?
To: None <>
From: Stefan Sonnenberg-Carstens <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 02/07/2005 13:16:47
Florence HENRY schrieb:

> Hello,
> We plan to replace our broken VHS recorder by a netbsd machine that 
> would be able to receive TV and record programs on hard disk or DVD.
> That would be a small i386 machine with a DVD burner, a huge hard 
> disk, and 2 video cards : one for receiving TV, and one for casting 
> the video flux on a TV or a video projector.
> What are your experiences in receiving TV under NetBSD ? What TV 
> cards, with high quality tuner are supported ?
> And what are your expriences in casting video flux with a S-video 
> output? I once had a laptop provided with a S-video output, but I 
> never managed to cast the output on the TV through a S-video/RCA cable.
> Thanks for sharing your exeperiences.
I don't like to say that, but for this particular purpose a linux
mashine would be more nicely.
Sad, but true.