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by heyted
Sun Apr 21, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Suggested Media Providers
Replies: 6
Views: 130
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Re: Suggested Media Providers

You're welcome. Glad it worked out.
by heyted
Sun Apr 07, 2019 1:51 am
Forum: Linux
Topic: Xubuntu 16.04 and Mythbuntu 16.04 End of Life This Month
Replies: 6
Views: 210
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Xubuntu 16.04 and Mythbuntu 16.04 End of Life This Month

Xubuntu 16.04 EOL is April 21, 2019. It looks like I will be finally installing Xubuntu 18.04 soon.
by heyted
Fri Apr 05, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Suggested Media Providers
Replies: 6
Views: 130
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Re: Suggested Media Providers

The cablecard fee without a credit is possible if your package does not include a box. The requirement to have a set-top box is not correct with Verizon Fios. Did the customer rep tell you the reason? It is much more likely that the rep incorrectly said that a box is required. With very few exceptio...
by heyted
Thu Apr 04, 2019 1:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Suggested Media Providers
Replies: 6
Views: 130
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Re: Suggested Media Providers

I currently do not use OTA. But, if I did, combining it with SiliconDust premium TV seemed like a great idea by SiliconDust. I hate to see it canceled. Equipment rentals? Can you elaborate? I have Comcast with one cablecard and no other equipment. I get a credit for using the cablecard, and there ar...
by heyted
Tue Feb 26, 2019 1:58 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Intel NUC - Fail
Replies: 20
Views: 513
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Re: Intel NUC - Fail

Have you taken a look at https://www.mythtv.org/wiki/VAAPI? Did you set Painter to Auto or OpenGL and not Qt in MythFrontend -> Setup -> Appearance?
by heyted
Tue Feb 12, 2019 2:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Running a browser, remote only control, from Frontend?
Replies: 3
Views: 279
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Re: Running a browser, remote only control, from Frontend?

I have done this with YouTube but never with Netflix. Add a Menu Button in MythTV That Launches YouTube I don't know if it is possible to use Kodi to view Netflix. If it is, I think you can still launch Kodi from within MythTV as shown in this somewhat old YouTube video (when Kodi was called XBMC).
by heyted
Thu Feb 07, 2019 2:39 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: What happened to SiliconDust?
Replies: 6
Views: 567
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Re: What happened to SiliconDust?

kbocek wrote:
Tue Feb 05, 2019 9:22 pm
...what cable card options are out there?
SiliconDust is expected to release a new six tuner model sometime in 2019 according them. Hauppauge has two and three tuner models available now.
by heyted
Fri Dec 28, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Linux
Topic: hdhrepg2myth - HDHomeRun Live TV Guide to MythTV
Replies: 8
Views: 1092
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Re: hdhrepg2myth - HDHomeRun Live TV Guide to MythTV

I updated the wiki to indicate hdhrepg2myth is compatible with MythTV v29.
https://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Unofficial_ ... ral_Addons
by heyted
Wed Dec 26, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Merry Christmas Everyone
Replies: 2
Views: 1024
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Re: Merry Christmas Everyone

Happy new year
by heyted
Tue Dec 18, 2018 2:05 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Recommend OTA ASTC tuner card
Replies: 12
Views: 1050
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Re: Recommend OTA ASTC tuner card

puterboy wrote:
Thu Dec 13, 2018 3:46 am
Are there better options in that type of price range?
Have you considered an external tuner such as an HDHomeRun instead of a tuner card?
by heyted
Thu Nov 15, 2018 2:15 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Premium TV with HDHomerun tuners
Replies: 31
Views: 2546
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Re: Premium TV with HDHomerun tuners

I wish I could help, but that is a bit beyond me. Maybe someone else can help, or try posting in the SiliconDust forums. There are some MythTV users on there.
by heyted
Wed Nov 07, 2018 2:32 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Premium TV with HDHomerun tuners
Replies: 31
Views: 2546
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Re: Premium TV with HDHomerun tuners

Which HDHomeRun tuner are you trying this with? Have you tried scheduling something from OTA? Does the segfault occur with OTA?
by heyted
Sat Nov 03, 2018 2:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MythTV And Home Automation
Replies: 1
Views: 265
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Re: MythTV And Home Automation

That looks interesting. Where did the Alexa skill come from? Did you write or modify the code, and will you be sharing it?